My life is messy and busy and lots of fun. If I had to try and nail down my top three passions, aside from my faith and my family, they would be: Growing things, Making things, and doing all those things while caring for nature, and in turn using nature to care for my family. So on this blog, you can expect to find posts about Crafts/Upcycle/DIY, Farming and Homesteading, and Natural living. Thanks for visiting, please enjoy your stay and don’t forget to subscribe! I promise not to spam you, but I will let you know when something fun is happening here!
I believe that we are all creative deep down inside and that we all ought to create in some way. But as Matisse said, creativity takes courage, and sadly unless we early on show promise of genius, our culture rarely encourages us to find the courage to dig into our souls and create. It needn’t… Continue reading Crafts/Upcycle/DIY
Not long ago, when my grandmother was a child, farming and homesteading were simply facts of life. As the years have slipped away though so have the skills and wisdom, and innate know~how that allowed families to live with little dependence upon a society much removed from their doorstep. Communities and economies were small and… Continue reading Farming and Homesteading
This world has so much that is beautiful and magical about it. Sunsets and butterflies and thunderstorms and even bright city lights can mesmerize. But the cold hard facts are that we are not doing a stellar job of caring for this marvelous planet that we have been gifted as our home. We have poisoned… Continue reading Natural Living