Keeping the Balance

It has been over a week since I have been able to sit down and write. Life has my head spinning a bit right now and despite getting adequate sleep, I feel tired. There are exciting things going on. We’ve completed our chicken coop, are prepping the garden for planting and baseball is in full…

New Family Addition: Chicks!

A few weeks ago my little family grew by SEVEN! Ariel, Anna, Elsa, Tianna, Moanna, Pocahontas and Baby Belle were all added to our aspiring homestead. Being in a house with all boys, I was set on Disney Princess names before we even got home! I am in dyer need of some princess energy around…

Intention

I would imagine, that anyone who blogs, like myself, enjoys to write. All of these thoughts swirling through our head can find a home on paper. Jotted down in lyrical testaments expressing our inner most feelings outlined through the day. I often find my mind drifting to the reasons beyond. Why do things happen? How…

Eternal Perspective

“If any of you wants to be my follower, you must give up your own way, take up your cross, and follow me. If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it. And what do you benefit…

Slow Cooker Balsamic Chicken

I am getting busy in the kitchen again today! Who am I kidding? I spend half of my life in here! Thankfully, I really enjoy cooking. I’ve also discovered that adding the serenades of Frank Sinatra along with a glass of my favorite red wine makes the entire experience that much more pleasurable. Today, however,…

An Open Window

It recently occurred to me that I have an infatuation with windows.  I happen to notice them wherever I am.  A large mosaic window gleaming streams of color into a church, a large bay window on the front of a cottage when I am driving down the street, or, most notably, those old rusty panned…