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Dry winter

Still very little snow here this year. We’ve gotten some but I’ve been hearing about fires starting from sparks from a burning barrel. In December. Usually we’ve had enough snow that isn’t a problem. Not the case this year. It … Continue reading

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Finally! Some winter weather.

November 17, 2016 and we finally got measurable snow. About stinking time! We have been soooo dry. I’m glad to have a bit of moisture although I’m never thrilled about driving in the snow. You would think learning to drive … Continue reading

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Eat Local Wrap Up

Where to begin? This was harder in some ways than I had anticipated. I forgot to factor in that school for us (my husband and I) started on the 15th so the whole week prior to that is a total … Continue reading

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Eat Local- around 10 days in

My Eat Local Challenge really is a challenge especially when travelling.  I will tell you about that in a bit, but first I need to update you on the basics. Like I thought, fruit is a challenge. A huge challenge … Continue reading

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Eat Local Begins

Today is the big day. July 15 through August 15 I will be trying to eat local food only, with local being defined as within a 200 mile radius. So, how am I going to do this? My family is … Continue reading

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Eat Local Hiccup

With my eat local  challenge it just dawned on me yesterday that I’m travelling for a week right in the middle of it. I won’t have a ton of time outside of my conference but I am going to try … Continue reading

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Eat Local Challenge Coming up

I’ve set the date: July 15 – Aug 15, 2016 Goal: Have my family of four eat only local food for the set period of time. This includes our 8-year-old and 5-year-old. Why: I want to see if it is … Continue reading

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Bad blogger

Gee, can’t tell I started a new job. Over a year since I posted. I had been doing well and then went and started working for someone else. The office job is decent. Not my favorite job ever but not … Continue reading

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Officially Spring

As of yesterday afternoon it is officially Spring. My goats, dogs, cats, and chickens have been telling me it is spring for a while now.  Dogs, cats, and goats have all been shedding and the chickens are laying regularly again. … Continue reading

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January Thaw

I had to come take a break from being outside. I got too hot. In January! This cannot be right. We are supposed to hit 70 some odd today. Just a month ago we were snowed in and today I … Continue reading

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