In Colorado we pretty much have to be more specific when we refer to spring by the different phases of spring. Right now Colorado is in the phase of spring where there is green stuff peeking out, but is truly our snowiest time of the year. Not large amounts of sweet light fluffy snow, but… Continue reading Spring!
I do apologize that it has been over a week since my last entry. Boy what a week. I barely know where to start. As I type Brent is outside measuring and making plans for three projects that need to be done pretty soon, and two of them weren't even on my original list of… Continue reading The Chicks Have Arrived!
We've started including breakfast at this little cafe in town in our Sunday morning routine. Our first introduction to the Country Corner Cafe, was when we first came to look at this place. We didn't go inside, but the realtor that was showing us the place met us there. It is a cute little yellow… Continue reading Country Folk
Out here in the country we are far far away from everything. I love that we are far away from smog and traffic. Far away from our neighbors. Far away from barking dogs. There is so much peace out here. I just feel like I can breathe easy when I look at the openness and… Continue reading Far Far Away
Part of starting this adventure in the country is finishing up business in the city. I am blessed to have a job where I can work from home, so when we moved my home office here and the horses and the chickens, we can be content to live here 100% and dig in to this… Continue reading Limited Resources
I can't stop thinking about my garden! I have been dabbling in having an awesome garden the past 3 years at my place in the city. I have learned some valuable lessons, had some great successes and some big setbacks. For instance, last year we had two major hail storms destroy parts of the garden… Continue reading Ginormous Garden
So although I am sitting inside and the snow and cold outside is preventing any real work on projects getting done, I have quickly come to realize that I need to cherish all of the "down time" that I have. We have SO many projects that I am looking forward to working on, but they… Continue reading We will never be bored again