Out of the darkness into the light

Gosh.  It’s been a long time since I posted anything.  April 7th was my last post. Over two months now.  How time flies…….. It has been a long season of loss and grief.  Father-in-law in December, my precious mom in February, our spiritual father in April, then quite suddenly and completely unexpectedly my oldest and sweetest […]

DIY Laundry Detergent – It’s Easy and Cheap!

Lest you think I’ve changed my mind about owning my own little homestead some day in my quest for a minimal/simple lifestyle not to worry.  The dream is alive and well.  In fact my Beloved Hubz and I had quite a lengthy conversation about it just yesterday.  Plans are afoot!  I’m looking forward to sharing the details as […]

Hey! I’ve got worms!

I’ve got worms y’all! Eww!  Not that kind, but compost worms!  I’m super excited.  I can’t have chickens where I currently live.  I traveled too much this Spring/Summer so I wasn’t able to plant any vegetables in containers on my patio.  I nearly killed all of my houseplants when I was gone for 25 days.  […]