Category Archives: home

Real Life Kitchen

With all the beautiful pictures on the internet of people’s homes and familes you may feel like you are living a life of mess and disorder that no other household is experiencing. I’m gonna tell you right now: it’s all … Continue reading

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Mothering

For me mothering means being responsible every moment of every day. Holding it down non-stop. ¬†As a full time mom I started bearing this responsibility a month before I conceived my daughter and have continued to bear it every day … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers

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Spring Has Started

Here in lovely Portland, Oregon, we are welcoming in spring. It has arrived, with its warm breezes and stronger sunshine. There is still plenty of rain and grey skies, but my eyes are searching out only sun. We want flowers … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving vs Harvest Festival

Hi Friends, As we assess our own traditions it is important that we carry on only what feels in line with our values. My top value is living in Harmony with the Earth. I also highly value respecting all living … Continue reading

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Continuing Simplifying

Still Simplfying

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Chores

River helps out with a lot of chores around the house and yard and with the animals. She doesn’t have specific chores that are hers, but she is learning a little bit of everything along the way, and can truly … Continue reading

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