Five Lessons From the Garden

Although it still feels like summer here in East Tennessee, the garden seems to think it is fall. It has been in the 90’s this week, and it is the first week of October. I think everyone is ready for some cooler weather…and some rain. My husband let our corn dry on the stalk, andContinue reading “Five Lessons From the Garden”

Make a Bigger Plate: Wisdom from the Farmer

H: Why aren’t you doing (insert chore/craft here) anymore? Why don’t you make (insert any homemade/homecrafted goody here) anymore? W: (Shrugs) I really want to! I just have too much on my plate! I go in spurts, I can only focus on a few things at a time! H: Well…make a bigger plate. Okay…this wasContinue reading “Make a Bigger Plate: Wisdom from the Farmer”

Reading Time! Benefits of Reading to Your Little Kid

After I had my first son, I was determined to start reading to him at an early age. I read to him from whatever I was reading as he slept when he was a newborn. It might be the Bible, or a health book I was into. It definitely was not a kid book. ButContinue reading “Reading Time! Benefits of Reading to Your Little Kid”