Last year my small starter garden of cucumbers, watermelon and collard greens was a success. We harvested so much from a small patch that I even had to store some away. After fall cleanup, I was flooded with ambitious ideas of self sustainability on a larger scale. I made an elaborate plan for the next … Read moreAn Ambitious Gardner without a Garden
A great deal of conversations I’ve had with family and friends regarding stress in their lives is based on fiction. The big fear of the unknown or “what-ifs”. I wonder if the same amount of energy used towards stressing over hypothetical scenarios could be shifted to reality. Facts seem to get lost in the tornado … Read moreFact or Fiction
Part 5 | Reset My Life … Self Awareness “Recalculating” Most of us instantly get annoyed when we are following the directions from a GPS and with a nasty tone a computer’s voice says “Recalculating.” Especially when we are short on time or felt like the entire trip was going smoothly until that point. As … Read morePart 5 | Reset My Life … Self Awareness
We took the leap and are raising chickens for eggs ! Throughout the years, I have been going back and forth with this idea. The thought of predators in our area killing our chickens and leaving dead bodies for us to clean up resulted in my hesitation. A few months ago, reality set in for … Read moreWe Chickened Out for Eggs!