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The Gift of Bordem

The Gift of Bordem

“Mom, I’m bored!” Do these words just sent you off? To me there is nothing worse than my kids whining about being bored. We are about half a month into our summer vacation, the kids don’t go back to school until the first week of […]

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 […]