Garden Update

The sunflowers in the cut flower garden are looking GREAT!  So great in fact that I actually made two bouquets out of them and took them up to my college!  I gave one of them to my student adviser (for all of the hard work she's done for my brother and I), and then I … Continue reading Garden Update

And the painting continues..

I've been painting up a storm here on the homestead as I attempt to make this place 'practically perfect in every way'.  To add a POP of color, I decided that the old rusting bed frame that my grandmother had placed in one of the gardens, could use a touch of bright yellow!   Another … Continue reading And the painting continues..

A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 4)

  A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 1) A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 2) A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 3)   Thursday: July 4th, 2019. 6:00 - Woke up to my alarm going off and actually got up and out of bed!  I … Continue reading A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 4)

A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 3)

  A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 1) A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 2)   Wednesday: July 3rd, 2019. 6:00 - Alarm goes off.  I ignore it and decide to get more sleep. 6:30 - Woke up to a sweet 'good morning' text from my boyfriend and got … Continue reading A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 3)

A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 1)

For this week, I thought that it would be fun to do a 'week in the life of' type of blog.  (I plan to do more of these later on!) For those of you who are already living the homesteading life themselves, maybe you'll find some comfort in knowing you're not the only ones working … Continue reading A Week in the Life of a Young Homesteader (Day 1)

Garden Update

The gardens are looking GREAT here on the Homestead as the Summer heat kicks things up a notch around here.  We've had 90 degrees and slightly muggy here, making it harder to get out and get stuff done.  On the plus side though, it's been so rainy that I haven't had to go out and … Continue reading Garden Update

Spring on the Homestead

As the last two weeks of Spring show the promise of this year in full bloom, I thought I would share the beauty of my homestead with you all..  The flowers are looking better then ever as the heat of summer starts to show us that summer is truly near.  Spring clothes gets swapped out … Continue reading Spring on the Homestead