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If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee, I'd hug you extra tight and ask you're doing?  We'd no doubt start off our time together talking about the tragedies in Paris and around the world in just the last couple of days and which might send us into talks about our evolution as people and a wondering about when we'll learn that killing…
Turkey Gobbling

Turkey Gobbling

Sometimes I wonder if we're doing the right thing living all the way out in the middle of no where, trying our hands at this whole homesteading thing. Then, things like this spontaneously happen while I'm busy doing chores and I think, "Yep, this is exactly where we're supposed to be!" And that sweet girl of ours, I really can't…
If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee, I'd be running late because I didn't set my alarm and am quite slow moving this morning.  But I'd greet you with a big hug, tell you how nice it is to see you again, and ask you how your week's been? If we were having coffee, I'd ask if you are still writing/playing music/creating…
If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee…

If we were having coffee, I'd greet you with a big hug and hand you a jar of homemade Mulberry Jam and ask how you're doing.  How you're really doing. And I'd listen and listen and maybe wonder what you weren't telling me and why.  I may even call you out on it if I felt like I could, though I…
A Locally Inspired Thanksgiving

A Locally Inspired Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and big grocery shopping days coming up, now is the perfect time to keep our local food sources in mind! Yes, the glory of summer is over, the hustle and bustle at the Farmers Market has calmed to a quiet shuffle, but there are still so many treats to be found and so many…
Local Bite Reflection

Local Bite Reflection

With our Local Bite Challenge behind us by over a month already, I've been putting off writing this post for a variety of reasons. For one, how does one properly reflect on something so simple and yet so profound as a change in diet and perspective? Also, time.  As in...where does the time go these days?  In between chasing around…
Local Perspective – Local Food Ethics

Local Perspective – Local Food Ethics

Welcome to our final installment of the Local Perspective series! This series has been such an inspiration to me, as I hope it's been for you! Our final piece is brought to us by Tatiana of Mama Philosopher, who I hope you are all familiar with through her Books Worth Reading post that started us off in April and her…