Category Archives: Life

Selective Squeamishnish…

Have you ever had deep-fried pickles? Okay, stop going ‘oooo, yuck’. Don’t knock it till you’ve tried it. They are amazing. So good. I had the pleasure of trying these several years ago at a Cajun style restaurant in Tucson. … Continue reading

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The Sound of Silence…

Three weeks ago my Oak Tree and all three of our boys went on a retreat. For Three days and two nights. In all honesty, I was looking forward to a nice weekend of quiet.  You know read, watch whatever … Continue reading

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Chicken update…

It’s a broody world here.  I think I have “advanced” chickens.  LOL  My babies (read that as my first two chickens are only 9 months old and already my charming snarky rooster, Atticus, has started molting.  It is my understanding … Continue reading

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The “Village Idiot” strikes again…

Sometimes I think my son’s dog’s mission is to increase my patience level. Look ~ doesn’t he just look all sweet and cuddly there in my son’s lap?  I see the mischievousness in his eyes because I know it’s there, … Continue reading

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Trust in the Lord in friendships…

I should really be working on my Bible study right now, but I feel compelled. Compelled to share some thoughts on Christian friendships. I feel that the Lord is pressing on my heart to share these thoughts, and I pray … Continue reading

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I agree completely…

I am not the #1 fan of technology, not by any stretch of the imagination.  I prefer a paper, bound book over an electronic one any day.  Yet, I understand why electronic is becoming a necessary “evil”.  In my case, … Continue reading

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Nearly complete 2012 Goals list…

I was asked to share all 50 of the goals I have for 2012 around our little homestead.  Well, how about nearly all of them (trust me, there are some you really don’t want to know 🙂 ).  So, here … Continue reading

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2012 Homesteading Goals

My goals for this year can truly be summed up in this one paragraph: I want to become a more faithfully obedient daughter of the Reigning King.  I want to be a better wife and mother.  I want to be … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2012

As we say good-bye to 2011, I would like to pray a blessing over my dear family and friends. Dear Lord, I thank You for all of the wonderfulness of You this past year.  As myself, and many others, have … Continue reading

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My stalker…

Yesterday, I was going about my morning when I realized I was being followed… again. I stopped at my counter in the kitchen and pulled out the camera, quietly leaned around towards the staircase and caught the stalker red-handed. I … Continue reading

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