Is Homesteading Worth All Of the Hard Work?

I’m tired today. Who am I kidding?  I feel this way all of the time.   I recently bought a Fitbit through work – you know, to see how active I REALLY am throughout the day.  It opened my eyes to another dilemma (or possibly just confirmed what I knew deep-down inside) – 5.25 hoursRead more

contentment :: Faulk Farmstead

Contentment. Omnia que cupio iam habeo. Have You Found It?

Four years ago, when this picture was taken, my life was very different than it is today. We lived in a suburban neighborhood, within walking distance to my daughter’s school.  We owned two cats and two bunnies – and that was it.  We had a tiny garden, that produced minimal food, due to minimal sunlight.Read more

New Day, New Start…

Some days you just gotta allow yourself a little forgiveness, right? I’ve been having those days lately, where I look at my to-do list, don’t get too much crossed off of it, and then proceed to add more to the list. Family, farmies, home, work… Is it the holidays?  I’m not quite sure it is,Read more

Seeking Balance – Family, Farm, Work – LIFE.

I get overwhelmed.  Not TERRIBLY often.  But it does happen.  Just don’t ask my husband – because he will tell you I’m always overwhelmed.  (Ok, ok…  I’m working on it…)   I like to say that I get overwhelmed because I just have so many great ideas – I just want to make them allRead more