Category Archives: HOBBY FARMING

Signs of spring

Signs of spring abound.  There are little green shoots sprouting up from the ground all over our property, thanks toView full post »

Sourdough Crackers

I’ve been sourdough baking for about 3 months now.  I love it.  Yes, it does require a little effort.  But weView full post »

Our newest addition

When we first walk through our new house, I dreamed of a beautiful, rustic farm table sitting in the dining room thatView full post »

Our little friend

At any given point, we always have several flying friends visiting in our backyard.  Cardinals, woodpeckers, pigeons,View full post »

The Kombucha Experiment

I didn’t even know Kombucha was a thing until December when I was looking into starting sourdough baking again. View full post »

Mmmmm …

I ordered a new sourdough starter a few weeks back.  I tried maintaining one right before we brought Dumpling home, butView full post »

Glimpses of Christmas

I had so much fun adding touches of Christmas to the house this season.  Last year, we moved in right before ChristmasView full post »

Hot chocolate

I did a lot of fall yard work over the weekend that included preparing flower beds and planting spring bulbs.  We wereView full post »

Afternoons are for …

Afternoons are for … running away to the backyard with your siblings to go on an adventure. I was insideView full post »

Home Tour: The School Room

As I see all of the first-day-of-school pictures on my Facebook feed today, it seemed like a good day to share ourView full post »

Summer delights

I will admit that when we first moved to our property, I wasn’t all that excited about the pool.  It wasn’tView full post »

Happy Independence Day!

I am so thankful to live in America, the land of the free and the home of the brave.  One nation, under God.  I loveView full post »

Our newest friend

The kids recently found the sweetest little box turtle on the property!  We still haven’t agreed on a name, butView full post »

Our spectacular light show

If I haven’t shared how much I am in love with living in the country, let me be clear that I LOVE living in theView full post »

My first iris bloomed!

I am so excited about this first iris, I can hardly stand it!  I planted some along the driveway with day lilies,View full post »