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Perspective and Priorities

Perspective and Priorities

Life never ceases to amaze me.  You stumble along thinking everything is going okay, heck, you might even utter to your partner something about, “how have we been blessed with such a perfect life?” and then just like that, life throws you a curve-ball.   Sometimes it...

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Summer Update- 2015

Summer Update- 2015

I am really not sure how it happened, but the entire summer has escaped and I have not gotten a single blog update done.  I have now become one of those people that I get all judgy about when they let their websites become stale! I am here to tell you, it hasn’t been...

June 2015

June 2015

So, I told Shaun yesterday that I wanted to have all our work done by 2:00 p.m. and be sitting (freshly showered) on the back deck, laptop in hand, blogging about our amazing life, while sipping a glass of wine and watching him (also freshly showered) barbeque...

The Big Surprise!!!!

The Big Surprise!!!!

Happy May!  I absolutely love May! It is my favorite month of the year.  Everything is coming to life, babies are abundant, lilacs are blooming, weather is mild and sunny, days are getting longer and my energy level just soars.  By June, I am tired, but May?…it is my...

This Cheesemaker’s Reality

This Cheesemaker’s Reality

What was I thinking? Cheesemaking? Really?!  For (literally) YEARS, I went around flapping to everyone at conferences where I was speaking saying, ‘Cheesemaking is a gift that I do not possess and therefore, NO, our farm will NEVER go into cheesemaking!”  It is true;...

Our Spring Fling

Our Spring Fling

Isn’t spring absolutely wonderful?  It feels like with every sunny day things are just bursting to life.  The pastures are full of lambs and the garden beds are ready for seeds.  It does feel a little overwhelming on some days, though.  This is, without a doubt, the...