I feel the earth beneath my feet breathing Breathing through cracks in the pavement breaking the asphalt like a too tight corset pulsating life A breathing mother I stand upon her breast amongst the prairie grasses and through her gentle … Continue reading A New Year
I write plenty about manifesting. It completely astounds me every time how efficiently, and rather quickly, one can manifest an idea or dream. In fact this time last year when I wrote in my resolutions that we would manifest a farm, … Continue reading Unmanifesting; Cleaning Up Our Garden of Life
The Yule-tide season oughtn’t be just about giving gifts to others. Why, we might want to be a bit self indulgent. Lord, I think we have all spent enough time learning from society that it isn’t about us, and that … Continue reading Ten Yule Gifts To Give Yourself
Now that we are geared up to release 2015 in a glass of champagne and have our 2016 hopes and dreams laid out we must take a moment to be grateful. Goodness, I don’t know anyone that came away … Continue reading New Year’s Part 4- Blessings
The sun is shining brightly on this lovely New Year’s morn as a feeling of hope and aspiration overcomes us. We release the last year, accept its many lessons, rejoice that we are here this morning to breathe and revel in unstoppable dreams and goals. What is in store for Farmgirl School this year? My lists are brimming. This year we will completely immerse ourselves in permaculture (Doug and I are already busy reading books and listening to lectures on the subject…such a foreign concept to us as we have been gardening the same way for so long but are excited to completely change for the better … Continue reading What’s Next? (welcoming the new year)
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 ten miles down the road came by to visit. He didn’t call (country friends rarely do) and I was frazzled that the house was in such disarray. We had the baby all day and I could either do dishes and clean or play with the … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make the New Year Better (write down yours!)
‘Tis the beginning of the year and my eye for decorating seems to intensify. The beginning of Autumn and the beginning of the year is when I start nesting. I redecorate in the fall, but in January I have time … Continue reading Remember When….