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Natural Or Frustrated… “Common Sense” Homesteading

I have sucked at blogging in 2015. Now its 2016 and I was cleaning the barn thinking about why. You know why I have been so bad at it? It is because I want to help people and I was … Continue reading

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Prioritizing for the New Year

It is January 1st. today! Can you believe we have entered 2014?! I mean, we made it through 2012, which was pretty amazing since the world was supposed to end, but then some thought it was just on a delayed … Continue reading

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Workin’ Bees

A friend is teaching me how to work bees. It is extremely fascinating, and I took some pictures to help me remember what we were doing. I am also doing homework, and more than ever wanting our own set of … Continue reading

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Fixin’ Chicken

Tonight I prepared the chickens we processed earlier in the week for Sunday meals. It was bittersweet in some ways. Zombie chicken faced his second death, and this time didn’t rise. It was also the boys first time being present … Continue reading

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Of Voles and Soft Hearts

I was doing yard and garden work yesterday, cleaning the buck barn and getting another compost pile underway, and moving old compost into garden beds, when I found a bundle of straw and leaves. Fearing a hornet nest I tore … Continue reading

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Jameson has a computer!

Our son finally got a computer! He has been trying to save for 2 years to buy one, but it’s hard to come up with that much money at 8 years old 🙂   Well, a friend found out about it … Continue reading

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They Did It Again…

Well, my guys were at it again. A brand new video released from BigBrother Productions at Nigerian Meadows. Amazing how these young actors and producers and script writers run with an idea and turn it into reality 🙂  This whole … Continue reading

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Obedience Training

Obedience training. We use it with our dogs, so your probably familiar with it. However, I was reading  a novel about an Amish family (written by a woman who had grandparents that were Amish), and the woman in the novel … Continue reading

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Computers and Aquaponics

Good morning friends! I had to get up before the crack of dawn to write this. I’m afraid if I don’t get up hours before my family normally rises I cannot get on the computer. Husband has been gone all … Continue reading

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