Crafts, Crochet, Declutter, DIY, Family, Food, Good Reads, Life, Photos, Uncategorized

A Few Beautiful Blogs

I wanted to share a few blogs on my blog roll this week.  With rainy days all week, these are a few of the places I am visiting when baby is napping.  All are beautiful in their own way.  Relax and enjoy! Attic 24 – Oh the color!  The yarn!  The patterns!  The crochet!  I… Read More A Few Beautiful Blogs

Family, Health, Life, Uncategorized

Review: AQUA Carpatica Naturally Sparkling Water

A recent article in The Atlantic pointed to the effects carbonated water has on tooth decay. As people started substituting sparkling water for soda, studies were being conducted on dental effects and it all boils down to pH. Acidity is measured on a pH scale. The lower the number, the more acidic the substance, and… Read More Review: AQUA Carpatica Naturally Sparkling Water

DIY, essential oils, Life

Turning Back Time

So back in August I had the opportunity to attend the 2015 Young Living Convention in Dallas.  What an amazing experience!  I learned so much more about this company, which I already loved, but now love even more!  Gary and Mary Young are two of the most sincere and passionate people I have ever had… Read More Turning Back Time


Spring Is In The Air

And that means the Spring veggie beds need tending to!  Yesterday I was able to get them fertilized with organic fertilizer and coffee grounds, and even got some things in the ground that will be able to withstand one more frost, should the weather choose to grow cold again.  This past week we’ve been in… Read More Spring Is In The Air

Family, Life

When Did She Grow So Big?

 My first daughter is quickly turning into a young lady.  She just celebrated birthday 7…7 years already!!  I will post pictures from that day and her joint party with her cousin, Chai (who is visting all the way from Australia…we are so happy they are here!) soon.  But I just received this photo from this… Read More When Did She Grow So Big?

Family, Life, peace

Just Breath

Heather over at Shivaya Naturals had a great post today that included this picture:   (Photo courtesy of Sarah of Bella Luna Toys)   We have been doing alot of mixing things up around here.  Our natural rhythms were being pushed aside to make room for the business of life.  We were not forgetting what… Read More Just Breath

Christmas, Crafts, Gardening, Life, Photos

Catching Up…Or, The Many Sites of AmLo Farms

Yes, it’s been eons and I do apologize…but I have a good excuse – life!  Yes folks, the holidays are upon us and life is taking on a whole new meaning around the farm.  So many preparations and events.  The girls are giddy with holiday surprises and plans.  We got to go to our first… Read More Catching Up…Or, The Many Sites of AmLo Farms

Family, Farm Life, Gardening, Life, Raised Beds

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

Family, Food, Gardening, Life

The Summer Garden and a Day Out With the Girls

So I thought I’d share what the front garden is looking like right now. I’ve been keeping things watered, but was concerned about wasting so much water from run-off, even without sprinkler use. My father-in-law has been guiding me on drip irrigation and how to set it up, and yesterday brought me 3 big bags… Read More The Summer Garden and a Day Out With the Girls