I’ve Been Planted

I AM BURIED. SURROUNDED BY DARKNESS. It has been the longest winter. Cold, dreary, mundane. It is the time of year that we are stuck inside. The sun seems to be hiding and the wind chills you to the bone. Cold, dark, depressing. I AM COVERED IN DIRT. I FEEL IT’S WEIGHT ON EVERY SIDE….

The Random Sock Drawer

Up early ✔️ Fixed your family a big nutritious Sunday breakfast ✔️ Cleaned up all the mess and have stuff prepped for dinner✔️ Got showered and ready in record time✔️ Ready to walk out the door✔️ Do you ever have that fleeting moment when you feel like you finally seem to have it altogether? All…

Home

Home. Is there any better word? But, Home is so much more than just a word. Isn’t it? It is a feeling, a sense of belonging. Actually it is hard to use other words to properly explain or express what it is. If you have read my past few blogs you will know that in…

The Only Thing That Stays The Same is That Everything Changes

Have you ever just had one of those days? No, I mean weeks? Ok, really it has been one of those months. You know what I’m talking about. The kind that you don’t know where it went but you really don’t have anything to show for it and you can’t even recall what you did….

Crockpot Lasagna

Happy Monday 😁 It’s time for the Meal Planning Monday Recipe! Crockpot Lasagna- I serve with a salad and garlic bread. It is a family favorite and sooooo easy! I always use crockpot liners when I use my crockpot and it makes clean up a breeze! Here is the recipe: Crockpot Lasagna 1 lb. ground…

Happiness is Simple

Happiness is simple. Maybe I should say it like this instead-Simple makes me happy. Simplicity makes me happy. I am not saying that happiness is easy. (But it definitely isn’t as hard as people make it) I am saying that keeping things simple is a key to my happiness. I can say this as a…

If April showers bring May flowers, what does April snow bring?

If April showers bring May flowers, what does April snow bring? Is this a joke???? No, if I remember it correctly the joke went like this: If April showers bring May flowers, what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims! It didn’t say anything about snow in April. It is supposed to be spring. Sunny warm days….

Making Beauty From The Scraps

Making Beauty From The Scraps I should have know that something was up. Through out last week both of my children kept asking to help feed the horses, muck the stalls, clean the barn-anything that gave them some time in the barn. I thought they were enjoying the spring weather or just being out of…