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Adventures in Self-Sufficiency Part 1: Getting Started

Adventures in Self-Sufficiency Part 1: Getting Started

This past spring I got a hair-brained idea. What if I were to grow my own food? Shocking right. I have never actually successfully grown something. I routinely kill any and all house plants I’ve been given. Through the winter and “spring” (a loose term […]

Simplifying the Family

Simplifying the Family

A few months ago I undertook an ambitious project to simplify my life and that of my family. To say we are simplifying makes it seems so easy, so idyllic, so romantic. Turns out its anything but. To simplify your life means it is going […]

For the Love of Sourdough

For the Love of Sourdough

I am not a baker. In fact, until very recently when asked I would say I greatly disliked baking. Sure I would do it when asked, or I had to bring something some where but it wasn’t my idea of fun. Maybe I’ll Make Something […]

The Simple Sage Family

The Simple Sage Family

Families. Gotta love them. They are anything but simple. All sorts of personalities thrown together in tight quarters and we demand that we all need to love each other and get along. Yeah right. Our family is a wonderful mash of different personalities. Each member […]