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Monkey Mat

The *NEW* Quilted Monkey Mat is your cushy, portable mat for in/outdoor use that can go everywhere! Luxurious yet affordable and with lots of fun features, you can enjoy the waterproof base, central loops for attaching items, spill resistant top, weighted corners, loops for stakes, and the attached ultra-compact pouch to take everywhere! Perfect for… Read More Monkey Mat

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Tres Lunas Resort Part 2

(This is the second part of an article on our experience at the Tres Lunas Resort.  For Part 1 please click here.) Morning time.  After an amazing meal and dining experience the evening before, we awoke to a beautiful morning full of promise.  I was already trying to push away the feeling of sadness at… Read More Tres Lunas Resort Part 2

essential oils, Family, Farm Life, Health, Life, Uncategorized


Thieves Essential Oil is an excellent blend of essential oils that is specifically designed to support the body’s natural defenses. This proprietary essential oil blend was universally tested for its cleansing abilities. It includes Eucalyptus radiata essential oil, which may help maintain a healthy respiratory system. Did you know that Thieves oil was developed based… Read More Thieves!

Family, Farm Life, Gardening, harvest, Health, Uncategorized

Garden Happenings

Getting back to the garden after an extended hiatus where we let things go wild.  Several pretty blooms, and I am excited about our tomato beds.  We got the idea from DIY wicking beds using pvc, gravel, container, etc..  Google it, there are so many variations that use supplies you probably already have!  Tomatoes prefer… Read More Garden Happenings

Farm Life, Photos

Rain And Blossoms…Plus A New Skill To Learn!

It’s raining!  Can you tell I am excited?  We have been looking forward to the rain for a couple weeks now.  The temps are staying in the 80’s and I have windows and doors open to let the sound and smell of the fresh rain in.  Crockpot is bubbling with chicken soup and homemade biscuits… Read More Rain And Blossoms…Plus A New Skill To Learn!

Farm Life

It’s Hot!

After being spoiled with kind temps so far, we are being reminded of what summer in Texas means at this time of year.  HOT!  I just am thankful it hasn’t been a summer like last year; dry lake bed, 100+ degrees for days on end, dead garden, wilted children and parents.  At least right now… Read More It’s Hot!

Family, Farm Life, Gardening

Do You Ever Feel Like It Never Ends?

The laundry…the dishes…the cleaning…the cooking…you get the picture.  Hah!  Today I have so much to do and it just seems like the days are way too short to get everything done.  Somedays, all I want to do is sit and knit.  In my defense for whining right now, I do take care of extra kids… Read More Do You Ever Feel Like It Never Ends?

Farm Life

A Catch-Up Post in Pictures

Just a few things we’ve been doing and how our life is going over here at the farm. Xi’s first Waldorf doll – Baby Xiola – made my moi!  I was so nervous about making this and it turned out to be so much fun!   Me and Xi at Grandma’s on Christmas Night.  … Read More A Catch-Up Post in Pictures

Family, Farm Life

Sorry For The Delay

To all those out there who are so gracious about reading my blog, I apologize for the sketchy updates this month.  It’s been busy around here but all is well!  I have been finding my knitting zone once again, as well as enjoying our cooler weather!  The garden is still going strong, although I’m pretty… Read More Sorry For The Delay

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Busy Times

It’s been a whirlwind 2 weeks to say the least. With the party last week and then commitments this week, I don’t know if I’ve even had time to breath! Hah! The girls are doing great though and have been enjoying alot of fun with cousins (my sister was in town), friends and summertime fun.… Read More Busy Times