Six months of farm life and all the drama of downsizing into a rural life. Come share in our homestead adventures.
Our first month at the farm has been busy to say the least. Ups, downs, and all-arounds. Below is a topic-separated update (as organized as I can manage with my brain all over the place like it is these days). DECEMBER BADNESS Every story has ups and downs. We’ve had our fair share of them […]
Sometimes a feel like a city astronaut who landed on the farm moon. Here I am, this rhinestone urban cowgirl at the Cat and Cactus “farm”… not sure what I’m doing, but I’m ready to learn. Aside from “growing” a “Catcus”… I’ll need a lot of instruction. I am glad I had so much time […]
And so it begins… the page is turning… we are moving on to the next chapter. I found myself wanting to text my mama and tell her all about what was going on today. Reality stings. Holidays are always hard times of year for those who have lost someone. I wish I was better about […]
This month has been a crazy, dreary, rainy, emotional roller-coaster, but we are ever so thankful to see the sun again… and the light at the end of the tunnel. The sunshine has returned after torrential Texas rains (thankfully we weren’t flooded, but that is in large part due to the fact that we chose […]
My boys are squeezing the last few drops out of the summer while mommy is pre-occupied with preparing for the homeschool year. And painting my game room “greige”. Goodbye, teal blue “underwater” school room. You were fun. My husband is convinced that this will be the magic that brings the buyer we need for the […]
Way back in 2014, I started a Almost Back to School Series to talk about what I needed to do to get ready for a homeschool year. Well, although the years have changed, the procedure really hasn’t. My big kids are done homeschooling, but my little ones are now coming up the ranks. We’ll be […]