We meandered through jewelry and antique stores. We stopped for a cup of coffee. We walked through art galleries and stared in awe at the buildings. We walked hand-in-hand idly down the sidewalks. We stopped and talked to a grandmother who has lived in Trinidad her whole life and listened as she recalled memories. They don’t build … More Visiting Small Towns (a fun day away just down the road)
In winter, you might find a child riding a zebra or a toddler on a horse. Perhaps you’d like to sit with Santa or drink hot chocolate. We choose our perfect Christmas tree and haul it home happily in the season. In spring this same place is a gardener’s best friend. Heirloom seeds abound, many … More Supporting Your Local Nursery (a field trip to Holly Acres)
For centuries women have tended the home and the family and on the side sold things made by their hands to help support their family. It seems to be an innate instinct in us. Many homesteaders are entrepreneurs. In this economy it can be scary out there. What can we do to make sure we … More Support Your Local Homestead!