What I’m learning

I am so excited for this life change we have had by living on the farm!!  (Kids not quite so much, still having trouble figuring out how to fill their time out in the country!)  But I truly have no idea what I’m doing!  For the last few...

Keeping busy

After four weeks here on the farm, we are starting to settle into a routine. D has started his new job training in another city 3 hours away so it is just the grandparents and us!!!  He returns the end of September to work in the larger town 15 miles away.Grandpa...

What to do with trash?

Reduce, reuse, recycle has not always been my motto.  Early in our marriage, if something broke, I’d just throw it out.   We had plenty of money to buy a new one!  Why act like we couldn’t afford a new one!?!?!  My husband was raised on...

First Project

When we arrived on the farm, Grandma and Grandpa had already cleaned out the old chicken house and put the new chicks in it.  The chicken house matched all the other weathered red buildings in the barn yard.  I think it is quite charming and quaint!  I...

My first purchase for the farm

As I have said before, D’s family all lives around where we will be living.  They all have their “own pieces of earth.” (From a favorite childhood book – The Secret Garden)  So they will continue to be hounded by me as I am learning...