Friday used to be my favorite day of the week because I don’t work at my real job on Fridays and I get to hang out with my amazing kids. Since living in this trailer home, Tuesday has become my favorite day. It is the day the port-a-potty gets pumped and cleaned! If I forget it is Tuesday, the fresh scent of the port-a-potty reminds me when I get home from work. It’s kind of sad what gets me excited lately. Continue reading
The longer I wait to write, the more I have to say. Then thoughts just get all jumbled in my head and I get a bit overwhelmed. So, this is going to be a bit of a ramble, but I’ll do my best to get you all caught up with the exciting happenings on the farm and with our family.
Our lambs are growing so FAST! So, we are starting to take pre-orders. Our lamb are 100% grass-fed and well-loved. If you are local and interested in purchasing lamb this fall, please check out our Lamb Pre-order page.
I grew up with many unpleasant allergies – pollen, grass, animals, detergents, soaps. I’ve stressed over each of my children suffering from at least one allergy at some point in their short lives. All of this stressing and suffering has led me to leading a more “natural” lifestyle over the last 4 years. It has helped with the allergies more than any of the prescription or over-the-counter meds I have tried. The soaps, shampoos, detergents, cleaning supplies that are more natural, all have helped to improve my girls’ skin problems. Lilly gets hives and rashes from artificial food colorings and additives, so eating more “real” food has been the cure for that. For seasonal allergies, did you know that eating a teaspoon of raw, local honey, each day can help? Lilly’s skin gets very irritated from pollen landing on it and the honey has really helped to lessen that. Recently, I’ve added another natural tool to help combat the allergies – essential oils.
As many of you know, we have a very busy schedule. I often get asked how I manage it, so I thought I would share it on the blog. Please share any tips or apps you may use too. I love checking out new methods! Continue reading