From The Garden: Bountiful Blessings

From The Garden: Bountiful Blessings

I talk about it all the time but I can’t help but think how much this “homestead” has been a blessing to us. We didn’t buy this land for the house, yard or garden but those things have surprisingly become the things that make this our home. It’s almost as if this place found us. […]

On The Farm: We’re Growing

On The Farm: We’re Growing

There has been so much going on the last few weeks! My most recent photos tell the story… Our chores are growing… As we prepare to add on to our house, we have had to transplant many of our flowers (that have been here for decades) in order to keep them. It took us over […]

Pickles From Our Garden: My First Canning Lesson

Pickles From Our Garden: My First Canning Lesson

Our garden has been producing some beautiful vegetables this summer. It has been so much fun to watch them grow and eat fresh produce from our own backyard! I wanted to share with you my first canning experience as we begin to harvest some cucumbers from our garden. I asked my mother-in-law, Cindy, to show me the […]

Crash Course in Gardening

Crash Course in Gardening

There is nothing better than spring nights with the windows open and the attic fan pulling the fresh air into our house! Best. Sleep. Ever. We are enjoying the cool nights while they last. I am also enjoying all of the flowers popping up around our farmhouse! Here are some of my favorite photos taken […]