I love Strawberries!! Their color, shape, and of course, their flavor. Yum yum yum!!! So, when we moved to the farm last year I knew we would have a strawberry patch. It wasn't long until I had planted 32 strawberry plants! Here's something interesting about strawberries you may not know, I didn't.. They are second … Continue reading Oh the Wait!!
Today marks another step in the process. It may seem small, but it's forward motion in the right direction. Why is it so hard to step out!?!? I get this great direction and then I sit on it, chew on it, and even talk my self out of like 1000 times before I make the … Continue reading One Step at a Time…
The day finally arrived!! Sophie had been counting down the days until her 12th birthday...Last year about this time last year our 12-year-old cat, Gracie, died. Sophie had loved that cat, she had carried her around like a baby. Gracie would just let her do whatever she wanted to her,dress her up, put glasses on … Continue reading Cute as a Button!!
Have you ever heard someone say, "adversity builds character?" I have! I think if most of us had a choice we would avoid the hard things in life. That seems to be our nature as human beings. Avoid conflict and difficult situations. I mean, we just want to be happy right? ....As I'm writing that … Continue reading Hard Things…
Old, wore out junk!! That's what we see sometimes when we look at something like this piece of wood. "That just needs to be thrown out" and "it's not good for anything" or "somebody's already got the good out of that thing". But I saw something else when I looked at that piece of junk. I … Continue reading Old, Wore Out Junk!!
I woke up this morning with the burning desire to share one of my favorit things with you. I like to wait until the temps are above 55 degrees before I begin enjoying such delectable goodness, just so happens, the other day I began the process of concocting the deliciousness that is ICED COFFEE!! Anyone … Continue reading Oh Yes!!
For those of us that live up North, SPRING has just arrived! Up North- I think the most accurate term is the Midwest, which doesn't compute with me considering if I go much further North I need a passport, but whatever.... Just so happy Spring is here. I must say, coming from the South there … Continue reading Weeds Anyone??
We had no idea when we moved to the farm that we would have such a "magnificent" view of the sun setting every evening! What a beautiful blessing, and we just have to share them with you! These pictures are from last night. During the winter the sun sets over the open field. However, during … Continue reading Magnificent!!
We decided that 2016 was the year! The year we were going to grow some stuff and grow enough to share with our community. We made "Big Plans", had lots of conversations about what we were going to grow, researched where to buy our seeds, where we will plant the seeds, how we would water … Continue reading Big Plans.
Few people know this, but about a month ago we launched our blog/website. Since then it has been in process or like I said in the first post, "under construction." Have you ever felt like you were supposed to do something, but not exactly sure why? Well that is where I'm at. I know … Continue reading Faith.Family.Farm