Our First Spring Roast and Toast

    Today the temperature was wonderful (60 degrees) and the wind was at a minimum, so we decided to roast hotdogs and enjoy delicious S’mores using our fire pit.  Last year, we only used our fire pit one time and it was really fun.  We hadn’t used it a lot during the summer for […]

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Oh Deer!

  We all noticed the wildlife right away when we moved to our farmhouse. Every day we would see squirrels scampering around the trees, birds flying high and perching in the treetops, and we would smell those skunks! One time I even saw a skunk on my driveway on the way back from checking my mail! […]

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Crazy Cat Lady in the Making!

We came here with two adult cats: Gigi from Las Vegas and Princess Sissi from my dad.  I convinced Leland we could handle some kittens (because why else did we move if not to have room for several more kittens) and we adopted two 8-week old kittens from a friend’s family.  The timing was perfect, […]

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A New Chapter

…I mean front door. Well, I feel like life got really busy after the school year started. Though the kids have more places to be nowadays, it still feels like time slows down back on the farm. After weeks of waiting, we finally got our new front door! Although I did love the charm of our […]

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A Child’s Room

Here is the listing photo for the smallest bedroom. We started out with skin-colored walls, and brown, spotted carpet that smelled like dog.   My kids shared rooms in our old house because no one wanted to be alone.  (My son would have been quite comfortable sleeping under the stairs, but we didn’t give him […]

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