I came across this statement that has been convicting me that I need to be outside quite a bit more: “The mother should ever retain her dignity. It is for her own interest, and that of her family, to save herself all unnecessary taxation, and to use every means at her command […]
We’ve been shopping through the gardening catalogues for a few weeks. We even received a package a couple of days ago that just rattled like a baby rattle–it was full of seeds.
Actually we have a few greens in our garden that survived the winter, sort of, but I just can’t wait for juicy tomatoes. […]
I just love these kinds of things. They make my day!
I don’t know if you can see the mommy and daddy kissing in the above card. That’s my favorite part.
I’m always impressed with my daughter’s creativity and artistic eye.
It’s just so special when your children do […]
We recently spent four full days without power, plus had another half day without power earlier the same week. No power is a problem. I have to admit it’s not as much of a problem for us as it is for some others, because we have a generator, but nonetheless, much of life is put […]
My oldest wanted to learn how to knit and crochet. I am not at a pro at either, and I hadn’t done knitting since she was a baby (around ten years ago) and I hadn’t done crocheting since I was a child (won’t say how many years ago.)
We started with crochet, […]
I was just looking through old pictures we have taken and I saw this one and realized that yesterday was Groundhog Day, so just thought I’d share it.