What Does It Really Mean To Live Off-Grid

There is a lot of confusion as to what it really means to live Off The Grid. So many people I spoke to in the beginning of our journey would apologize to me when I said that I lived off-grid. Honestly, that really surprised me and it took me a little to figure out how […]

Faith Through The Storm

What does that look like exactly and really how is that possible? I will say, it does take practice to have complete and total faith through the storm. It is a process I believe that we mature and grow into – if we allow ourselves to be CHANGED! I have been through a LOT of […]

Taking On The Impossible And…

Choosing To Be #UNSTOPPABLE

Sometimes in life, we need to “Take On The Impossible”, or at least that is how it feels, but remember in EVERY situation we have choices and we are CHOOSING to be #UNSTOPPABLE! We’ve decided this year we are going to be totally transparent in our situation in an effort to help others. We are […]

Don’t Just Take Coffee Breaks… Take Praise Breaks Too…

The Garment Of Praise For The Spirit Of Heaviness - Isaiah 61:3

 I woke up the morning of February 14th, 2018 and I prepared breakfast for my wife who leaves early to work at around 5:45 am. It was also Valentine’s day and I’m thinking to myself “what is the best way to express love to my family while financially I am broke?” So my wife leaves […]

Waiting On God To Answer Prayers

Growing up, I often asked myself impatiently, “How can I keep faith while waiting on God to answer prayers?” I still sometimes reach that point even today-human nature. I thank God even when things become hard and I cannot believe God anymore, He [God] has continually shown me through His word how to wait on […]

Going Through The Challenges With Grace

When you are faced with challenging situations, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by everything that is happening around you. Surprisingly, all of us experience major and minor life challenges. How we handle these struggles on a daily basis determines our physical, as well as our mental well-being. It takes only a single event to convince […]

How To Keep Homesteading Through Hard Times

Lessons I’ve Learned Through a Decade of Living Rural

Have you had second thoughts on whether to keep homesteading or not? Maybe you’ve felt like quitting during difficult moments? I certainly have. In the past 10 years of living rural and homesteading on my own with my husband and two children, I’ve had those moments, too. And I’m not ashamed to share them with […]

Podcast #172: Staying The Course

March 16th, 2018: In today’s show I discuss the importance of staying the course.  We are almost through the first quarter of the year and I am sure many of you have already experienced some of life’s ups and downs, but these things in our lives are present to shape us and build us into strong […]

Slow Starts & Peaceful Mornings

I am sitting here in my robe by the fire, with my coffee and felt compelled to share my thoughts this morning. There is something so precious and peaceful about a slowly started and peaceful morning. Can you relate to this? I hope so, but my fear is that the majority of the population today […]

The Best Ways To Serve Your Spouse

Not Just On Valentine's Day, But EVERY Day!

Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that I find people either LOVE it, HATE it or find it to be “Just Another Day”. Everyone goes crazy to show their love for that special someone or for their family. Don’t get me wrong, it is a good day to celebrate the love you have for […]