Category Archives: simplifying

Rosie’s Foot

  Poor Rosie. She has a growth on her foot. My wonderful vet friend came over to have a look. We did a little mini ‘surgery,’ farm style, to see what was going on with her foot. We both assumed … Continue reading

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Winter Holidays 2017

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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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Continuing Simplifying

Still Simplfying

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Homeschooling?

How can a preschooler be homeschooled you may wonder. Here’s how: You follow the child’s passions as educational pusuits. Each night after lights out River gets a Not True Story. Often she requests a theme and her daddy or I … Continue reading

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Life’s Little Salve Makers

River and I made salve together today. She’s been wanting to for weeks. We also re-filled chapsticks with homemade chapstick (otherwise known as salve). It was a great way to bond and I passed on some valuable knowledge along the … Continue reading

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Cute Kid’s Shirts

Kids grow so fast. My little one is proof of that. Every so often it will happen that suddenly none of her clothes fit. She recently went through a time of rapid growth. I have bought her some new shirts, … Continue reading

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