2016 brought a ton of changes for our family. One of those changes was the addition of 5 sweet & spunky goats to our homestead. We have a Boer as our herd sire, 3 Nubian does, and 1 Boer doe. We will be adding more does throughout the year and we expect our Nubians to kid […]
Homestead Goals for the New Year Our homestead was downsized last year from 40 acres to 6 acres. This downsize allowed us to be more efficient and debt free, but we have much less space to work with. Planning is a bit more interesting now than it was because we are trying to utilize every […]
Mama, do you feel alone? There are people (mainly little ones) all around you, but none of them see what you are feeling. None of them know how much you pour out of yourself for them. Every second of every day there is someone depending on you. They need food, clothes, water, love, a boo-boo […]
‘Tis the season to start planning…fa la la la la…uhm…yea, so maybe planning should already be completed at this point and maybe planning our homeschool year doesn’t make me sing like a Christmas caroler…Either way, planning is a necessary evil and I want to show you how I make it happen for our family. Check out […]
There have been many nights lately where I have served my family sub-par suppers because I was either gone all day and couldn’t start cooking until later or I forgot to put food in the crock pot mid-day. We are about to welcome baby #3 and I really want to have healthy meals for all […]
35 Week Pregnancy Update Prep Only 5 weeks left and I have just started prepping! I feel so behind, but this baby is coming within 5 weeks whether I am ready or not. To help kick me into gear, I made a set of Nesting Checklists because I can’t do anything without a list to checkoff. I […]
I absolutely adore throwing birthday parties for my kiddos! It is a thrill for me to throw an awesome party without spending much money. My daughter’s 1st birthday party was a blast! Read on for the DIYs and $$ saving tricks that I used to throw this Alice in ONEderland Un-Birthday Tea Party!