More and more of my to-do lists include things that will make me happy. Instead of working myself to death over say, dishes, I want to include more day to day activities that bring a smile to my face. Like smelling the orange blossoms in my window. My daughter gave me this journal a few days … More Daily Bits of Happiness, Added Silliness, and If You Had No Fear…What Would Your Life Look Like?
I really enjoy my time with other homesteaders. I find comfort in how much we have in common. We don’t get to see our country friends too much because we are all so darn busy but now that things are settling down we’ll possibly have time for impromptu visits. Yesterday our friend and neighbor from … More 5 Ways to Make the New Year Better (write down yours!)
This is my favorite sculpture. It was created by Roxanne Swentzell. I could not bring the statue home but I was able to obtain this greeting card from her gallery in New Mexico and I keep it on my secretary. It emanates my favorite feeling. Face upturned, worries decreasing as I feel the warm sun on … More Face to the Sun (early crops and prayers)