One of the reasons I love living on the island is that everyday I see this verse in action.
I love Christmas time- I have a desire to bake, cook, clean, decorate, and wrap gifts tied up with lots of ribbon that sparkles that I am just unable to suppress. I do get some help from the kids, but mostly its just me and I love it. Tony enjoys my creations, especially those emerging… Continue reading Simple Beauty- Christmas Decorating on the Farm
As a blogger friend posted about the rain and hay making- which can be very dicey- it occurred to me that anyone who farms has so much to contend with on a day to day basis. There is the weather, insects that destroy, insects that help, insects that are neither and the job of telling… Continue reading Faith & Farm
As I was standing in line at the grocery store the other day, Time magazine caught my eye. An attractive woman was on the cover with the line "Don't hate her because she is successful" and under it was her name and claim that she had "a mission to reboot Feminism" I guess being the… Continue reading The Most Powerful Woman In America
It seems that it is time for "The Talk" once again at my house. For many of you, you probably assume that from the title this talk will be about the birds and the bees. Not so. When you live on the farm topics like reproduction and various anatomical differences between male and females come… Continue reading “The Talk”
Each morning I begin my day with my quiet time, this is the one thing I must have to operate. It is a spiritual thing, but it affects every aspect of my life. One might think that I do this to pacify an angry God or that I am driven by a religious mindset, but… Continue reading Each Seed Is Blessed
We celebrated Easter tonight with a Seder Meal. This is the traditional celebration done by the jewish community. We celebrate, not in anticipation of the coming Messiah, but in celebration that Jesus has come and set us free from sin! We all enjoy it so much. I was so grateful when I was first taught… Continue reading Passover Celebration
This week begins a two week fast for your family. The term "fast" brings with it a lot of images of starving yourself for a lot of people. It once did for me. However, now I understand it to simply mean that you are depriving your flesh of something it likes. Not just food. Tony… Continue reading It Seems A Train Is Coming