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…

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…

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…

Surviving On Jesus and Dry Shampoo

Sometimes you know it is just gonna be one of those days. It is the end of March, so the weather is very unpredictable. Today it is rainy and dreary. That doesn’t help my motivation level. If anything it makes me want to take a nap. It has been a busy day already, my energy…

Good Morning! It’s Monday!

Well Monday is here again. The beginning of a brand new week. And this week is going to be a great one! Why do you ask? Because I plan it that way. I always start the week by planning how I would like it to go. So of course I’m planning on a great week….

Somedays Running Late Is The Only Exercise I Get

According to my husband- if you aren’t early, then you are late. Well then-I AM ALWAYS LATE. He also says that I will be late for my own funeral. I’m not sure if that is possible, but if it is possible, he is probably right (he usually is). Somedays (more like most days) running late…