Tag Archives: family

Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?

Today my kids were sick so we didn’t do a lot. Kind of did that hole up mid-summer afternoon in the living room thing. If you live out here then you know summer is a  very warm and wet time, … Continue reading

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Sustainable Eating

One of the most rewarding things, about vegetable gardening is how enjoyable it makes cooking. Fresh ingredients are great, but cooking seasonally and sustainably takes cooking to a more creative level. Before mass transit and refrigeration, what you grew was … Continue reading

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Pork Sausage the Hard Way

Ok. So here is the most complicated pork sausage recipe ever. (note this is a group effort that requires the use of your husband and the husbands of several of your friends) First: Wander out in your back yard early … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Thrift Store

I try to teach my kids frugal values. The ability to sacrifice short term gratification for the long term payoff. The fact you can have anything you want if you are willing to work and wait for it. The funny … Continue reading

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Saturday

Today was a typical Saturday around here, but maybe not typical for everyone so I though I would put it up here. First off Saturday’s are a big yard day for us, so most of it is usually spent laying … Continue reading

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