November 30 Day #GratefullyPrepared Challenge

Happy people aren’t more grateful, grateful people are happier!

How does gratitude and being prepared come together you ask?  Well, it is like this… In life, the more you notice the simple blessings that are thrown your way and the more you focus on gratitude the better life becomes!  We all too well know that life throws us lots of lemons and it is […]

Podcast #151: The Power Of Positive Thinking

July 7th, 2017: In today’s show I talk with you about the Power Of Positive Thinking and how it can affect your life.  Simple adjustments daily can impact your life in such a great way and truly it is all a choice! “Be Mindful. Be Grateful. Be Positive. Be True. Be Kind” ~ Roy T. Bennett […]

Perseverance

Many of us dive head first into things, but when the going gets tough we don’t have the perseverance to finish! Additionally, sometimes it is hard to sacrifice our time and energy that we hold so dearly, but I am here to tell you that every effort you take, every hour you put in, holding […]

The Importance Of Good Men

As we celebrated Father’s Day yesterday, I wanted to share my thoughts about something I feel very strongly about. Today, more than ever with society unleashing so many things as a norm that was once considered offensive, our boys need good men for role models. The role of the man in a house is very […]

God’s Miracles On Our Off-Grid Homestead

  God has blessed us SO greatly in SO many ways over the years, but the last two have been beyond awing!  It just would not be right if we did not share these blessings with you because as it says in Matthew we are supposed to be a light! “14 You are the light […]

Courage Under Siege: Adversity To Victory

Today is a special day for two reasons!  Today is National Tell Your Story Day and today the collaborative book that I am honored to be a part of has gone live on Amazon. Courage Under Siege:  Adversity To Victory is a collaboration of 11 women (including myself) sharing their stories of how they overcame […]

Lost On Hope Island: The Amazing Tale Of The Little Goat Midwives

Lost On Hope Island by Patricia Harmon is geared for middle-grade children, but if you have a homesteaders heart or a preparedness mindset you will greatly enjoy this book as well!  This would also make a great family read-a-loud book that teaches great lessons and touches on the important topics of birth, death, racial diversity, […]

A Physical & Digital Library On The Homestead

I absolutely LOVE to read and I equally LOVE to learn as much as I can.  There are many ways to gain knowledge this day in age.  Having a homestead library is important and I never thought I would be able to convert to reading off a machine such as my iPad or a Kindle. […]

My Healing Protocol

As I sit here by my wood stove on this crisp 25 degree September morning (Winter is coming fast) I am doing a little bit of celebrating. After 5 days of nearly no sleep, I was finally able to rest! I am currently a little over 8 months out from my surgery and I feel […]