Category Archives: Homesteading

Where Do YOU School?

This week the ladies over at the iHomeschoolNetwork are asking for bloggers to link-up their posts showing their school rooms.  They want us to show them where we school. Which got me thinking . . . where do we school? … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – June 19, 2013

(am I ever really wordless?) I’m in love with my new home.  I’m in love with the house; I’m in love with the land; and I’m in love with the great expanse of sky readily available for us to unobstructedly view. … Continue reading

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Before and After Tropical Storm Andrea

Would you believe that I have been so wrapped up in this move and renovations that I didn’t know a tropical storm was barreling towards us last week.  Thursday I decided to drive out to the old house to pick … Continue reading

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Making A House Our Home

It’s been so long since I’ve written last that I really don’t know where to begin.  In the past few weeks I’ve composed numerous posts in my head that, sadly, never made their way to actually being typed out.  They … Continue reading

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Bites, Bears, and Buzzards. Oh My.

Adjusting to country life is- well. . .  an adjustment.  Even taking aside the normal pangs of moving and the head ache involved in home renovations, it’s still a big change.  We’ve had possession of our new home for just … Continue reading

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Surviving Homeschooling During a Move

Since signing for our new home and beginning renovations schooling for us has been hit or miss.  More miss.  I’m constantly dragging the girls from our old house to the new and back again.  Instead of our time-tested school days we … Continue reading

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We’ve Gone Country

Well- WE DID IT.  After years of dreaming, and months of searching, we’ve gone country. This, my friends, is the view from the street of my new home. It’s a brave new world for us.  One filled with dirt roads and permanently dusty … Continue reading

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Green Acres is the Place for Us

My husband and I are thrilled that our daughters seem so keen on the idea of a more “country-fied” lifestyle.  Just the other day Mira informed me that she “really, really misses living in a house with a lot of land.” … Continue reading

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