Monthly Archives: August 2010

Quite a turn.

I cannot in my memory recall having endured a summer that was quite as hot as this one has been. Our electric bills have been higher than ever because we have had no choice but to run our fans almost … Continue reading

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A little grossed out.

I placed an order a few weeks ago to purchase free range and organic whole chickens from a local farmer. We went yesterday to pick up the 3 chickens that I had ordered. Thankfully my husband went to the area … Continue reading

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Not even started.

Typically by the time school starts I am almost done with my Christmas shopping. This year I am quite honestly not even thinking about shopping quite yet. I have considered looking into some new C9 led christmas lights to save … Continue reading

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Good times.

We are moving forward with our plans to add chickens to our family. For a few days I wasn’t sure that I wanted to go ahead with the plans because it seemed like we weren’t going to be able to … Continue reading

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No more wishing…

A while back I posted about something that I had been wishing for. I am pleased to report that I no longer have to wish for it because it is becoming a reality! In about two months our family will … Continue reading

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Down the road…

This weekend we had several family members over to celebrate our youngest son’s birthday. This is always a good time for everyone. Several topics of conservation inevitably come up that cause heated debate amongst our various family members. My husband … Continue reading

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My future contains livestock….

You may have picked up on the idea that I am striving towards living a sustainable lifestyle. There are a great many things we have done to change the way we live in order to reach this goal. One thing … Continue reading

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