Tag Archives: homestead

A mantra for the new year…

  Here we are… Last day of the year. I’m sitting quietly this morning while Little Man is taking his morning nap, Little Miss is at her grand-parents and my dear husband is putting in a few hours before the … Continue reading

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Polar vortex and staying warm

It is bitterly cold this week. The wind chill factor has brought the temperatures down to -6’C tonight (21’F) and tomorrow should be even colder with half an inch of freezing rain. The gusts of wind have been reaching 45 … Continue reading

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Saturday garden inspiration

Sharing BIG GLIMPSES of my FUTURE GARDENS that makes me EXTREMELY happy. Wishing you a very peaceful AND BUSY day. How is your garden growing?

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Always learning – How I stay young

I don’t look my age. When I say that, I don’t mean it as a bragging right, I just know I don’t. People always thought I was the younger sibling in my family. My husband is 8 years younger than … Continue reading

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