https://youtu.be/hZDNw4dxWJQ Garden planning is so much fun! I really enjoy putting all of my dreams and plans on a piece of paper. Then with the help of my husband and sons, they come to life! While we actually have tilled and planted this space already (I knew I needed to get it in quickly!) I … Continue reading In Ground Garden Plans + Flowers Around Our Homestead
Category: Simple Living
Raised Bed Garden Tour | #3 of 2022
https://youtu.be/UDp-HTw7SHY Oh friends, I am so stinking tired! I just spent all morning spreading compost and planting our in ground garden. I just have two small rows of corn left to plant. I sent a text to my husband just now asking if he can pick up some more for me. I want to make … Continue reading Raised Bed Garden Tour | #3 of 2022
Sabbath Thoughts | The Beauty of Simplicity
Happy Sabbath, friends. The air is cool today, and I'm actually sitting outside in a light sweater. It is glorious, I tell you. As much as I love the growing season, there is just something so nice about wearing a soft sweater or a warm knit skirt. I guess these are a few reasons why … Continue reading Sabbath Thoughts | The Beauty of Simplicity
Planting My Herb Garden
https://youtu.be/SV9tncuxHIY Do you like growing herbs? Goodness, I love them! I think they are so fun to grow, and I especially like working with perennial varieties that come back each year in my area, like rosemary and oregano. It makes me feel accomplished when I see something I planted spring back to life each year. … Continue reading Planting My Herb Garden
Baby Goats Were Born on Our Small Farm!
Baby goats were born on our farm! Ah, I can hardly believe it. I feel like we are actually (kind of) goat farmers now! We brought lamancha goats onto our homestead a little over a year ago while on the quest for more self sufficiency. Now, I was not for purchasing goats at first. Goats … Continue reading Baby Goats Were Born on Our Small Farm!
Downsizing Homes and Jealousy
Sometimes, I'm just in awe by what the Lord has done in my life. He has saved my soul, and has given me a beautiful family. My husband truly loves me, and I am able to stay at home with my children. These are all wonderful things! And other times, I forget about my blessings … Continue reading Downsizing Homes and Jealousy
A Home Based Life
Happy Sabbath, friends. I hope you have a lovely day ahead of you. As I’m typing this, it is Friday. We have had a very busy day at violin lessons, which are an hour away from my home. While I love offering my children an education in music (which I myself cannot give them), being … Continue reading A Home Based Life
Why Learning How to Garden is Important
Hello friends, and Happy Sabbath. It is a nice day to relax, and spend time with my family. Unfortunately my husband is working today, but I plan to putter around in my garden and spend some time in Scripture. I have been spending a lot of time learning more about gardening lately. I feel the … Continue reading Why Learning How to Garden is Important