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Finding Balance

Finding Balance

Last week Troy and I made an executive decision that from here on in Sundays will be fun days. Since starting this farming thing almost...Read More
H2O Woes

H2O Woes

Water can be a blessing or a curse. Yes, we need it to sustain health and life, that's a given. But at that very moment...Read More
How Things Change

How Things Change

Another flip of the switch has come and gone. One minute it was one year, the next minute it was another. Last night as I...Read More
Farm Harder

Farm Harder

I made a comment on Facebook a few days ago that "now I have to farm harder." In many ways it was a dialogue between...Read More
3 Weeks Ago Today

3 Weeks Ago Today

3 weeks ago today was one of the worst days of my life. It's the day we lost Griffin very tragically and completely out of...Read More
One Chore Too Many

One Chore Too Many

I thought I knew tired. I've done 8-hour mountain bike races solo. I've competed in 24-hour endurance races. I've worked a job so stressful that...Read More
6 Months

6 Months

Here we are, 6 months and 21 days in. It's the first day of spring. It seems like an appropriate time to sit back and...Read More

Sap

Two years ago when we lived in Mount Uniacke, Troy got it in his head that it would be pretty awesome to make our own...Read More
The Little Things

The Little Things

Real winter is awesome... usually. This year, however, it's a bit harder to swallow than usual. In the past, lots of snow and cold temps...Read More
Happiness

Happiness

I don't know why I woke up on the reflective side of the bed this morning. Maybe because lately, it's a morning like every other,...Read More

This is food?!?

I am not a fake food virgin. I grew up with Lik'em Dips, Bottle Cap Candy,  Pixie Stix, and Kikapoo Joy Juice. And yes, I...Read More
Go Garden, Grow!

Go Garden, Grow!

Having decided to do a small CSA next year, the garden pushed its way far up The Giant To-Do List. With winter fast approaching, the...Read More