If you spend much time around me at all you will quickly discover that I like to avoid negative feelings like the plague. The thought of having conversations that might make someone sad, angry, or frustrated send my anxiety through the roof. I don’t like it. I don’t know how to act in serious situations.… Continue reading Feeling Sad
Raising two babies has taught me many things. One of the things I have realized is that there are two types of milestone moments moms experience raising their kids, particularly in the first year of life. One is the kind we show off on social media and send to everyone we know. These are the… Continue reading Milestone Moments
Giving Thanks for Cranberries
I really don't want to use the phrase cranberry sauce because so many people are prejudiced against the stuff from a can. GUYS ITS SO EASY TO MAKE YOUR OWN STOP TORTURING YOURSELF! Homemade cranberry sauce is sooooooooo good and it is incredibly easy to make. Try it and your opinion of cranberry sauce will… Continue reading Giving Thanks for Cranberries
When Things Aren’t Going Quite Right
This is going to be a really honest post and it will probably be a little bit all over the place. There are a couple things that have been weighing on my heart lately and I want to talk about it. First, I will say that I have an amazing life. My husband supports me… Continue reading When Things Aren’t Going Quite Right
Lessons he’ll never learn in school
Last night I was in the greenhouse holding Kenton. It was dark and there was a light rain pattering on the plastic.I started thinking about all of the things that this little man will learn from growing up on a farm that he will never learn at school. He may only be seven months old,… Continue reading Lessons he’ll never learn in school
Summer is here!
Summer has finally made its way to the valley and things are looking good! We have had huge amounts of rain lately which has been really hard on some of the crops in the area. Soybeans are drowned, corn has lost lots of nitrogen, wheat has sprouted and hay is in all states of disrepair!… Continue reading Summer is here!