I've been working a little as I'm able on updates throughout the house. My biggest focuses have been on areas with damage, or excessive wear and tear, and I've been doing it all whilst keeping small children alive and educated and fed, and nearing the end of pregnancy. The master bathroom is in need of … Continue reading Bathroom Update DIY
I am REALLY excited about this year's summer workshop series, because I've found a way to make it more accessible. So because of parking limitations, and consideration for my neighbors has in the past limited the number of in-person classes/workshops I can do at one time, in addition to me having a boatload of little … Continue reading Updates and Summer Workshop Series 2022!!!
My oldest and I did a few things outside this morning because gardening season is upon us, and because sometimes, the best education is conversation. The whole time, he talked with me, asking me questions about Scripture, and noticing things in nature and relating that to God-- it was amazing. We added woodchips around the … Continue reading Lessons from the Garden & Updates
So I've been reading Growing Food God's Way by David Devine. It is a book unlike any other I've read. It's part biography, part gardening/Q&A, and evangelism throughout. It's been awesome, and I highly recommend it. That book coupled with a renewed vigor for "relational permaculture" (relationship to the Creator and His design for growing … Continue reading Slow Progress
New podcast episode is live! Join me for a brief homestead update, and a discussion on the many facets of preparedness on the homestead, and specifically, what it looks like to be spiritually prepared on the homestead.
Today was a pretty good day. See more of what we're up to here! Newly planted potato patch
I had forgotten what it's like to be pregnant and allergy-ridden through the spring/summer. I don't recommend it. I don't think I've been able to breathe freely without a foot digging into my ribcage or congestion and itchiness in at least 2 weeks. And trying to stay away from OTC allergy medications means I'm sticking … Continue reading Homestead Update: Restless
We've been getting to work getting our new garden area (formerly known as our chicken run) cleared out and ready for cultivation. That means we've done a lot of cutting back brambles, mowing down noxious weeds and honeysuckle vines, and cleaning up old chicken wire. Because lumber is so expensive right now, and so many … Continue reading Hearing God’s Voice
Hey! I'm super excited to share with you some of what I've been working on as the wintery weather continues to drag on. Take a look at our new Gardening Management Notebook! I am pleased to announce, for a limited time only, I will be offering our Gardening Management Notebook for FREE in our farm … Continue reading Limited Time: Gardening Management Notebook!
Take a listen to this week's podcast episode where we discuss how we approach and overcome a sense or season of weariness whenever it may strike.