Like the phrases living off the grid and self-reliance, homesteading might mean different things to different people. It really depends exactly on what you want to include in your lifestyle.
This is a collection of photos I have found while working on our family trees, it spans through decades & centuries. There is little information on some of the people and I am still searching for those answers. But in the meantime, I thought I would share a glimpse into what I have found so far.
This is a heritage recipe passed down from my Aunt to me, it was my Grandma’s recipe. Heritage recipes are a great way to relive the moments in your past that bring you fond and happy memories.
This recipe was passed down from my Aunt to me. Heritage recipes are a great way to pass on memories and parts of your past to a new generation.
So, today we are looking into week three of our personal isolation, as I said before my husband started earlier than some here in GA/the US. I am very thankful that has company saw the need to send everyone home, and to have them start working from home when they did. We have been blessed to have him here with us and not in the office. Couple that together with our kids are homeschooled online and it has been a huge piece of mind all the way around. Yes, even as a Deist, I believe in blessings <3
Isolation is hard! Many are being forced into self isolation here recently with the Covid-19 outbreak reaching its Global Pandemic status. Which is taking its toll on many who are outgoing, fun loving, adventure seeking personality types. While the more introverted people are okay with being at home, people like myself… It is still hard not to be able to go out and get simple things that are essential to one’s live and family.
Healing. That is a word that encompasses a lot of meaning for many different things. You can heal from physical things, emotional turmoil, and from your past. But what am I specifically thinking about today, in this moment? Healing from your past, we all have a past, some of ours are filled with all of the above that we need to learn to heal from. How can we do that? How can we heal from things that have happened to us
Sometimes I feel as though I get stretched too thin, I am everyone’s support system, their rock, their sounding board, their go to when things get tough. Sometimes the thing that falls off my plate is me… like how does that even happen? How does one forget to take a moment to breathe, how does one forget to take a moment and just enjoy who they are?
This makes for a wonderful family meal, its filling and you can use what ever fresh vegetables your grocery store may have on hand for the fall season.
Balance is something that many of us struggle with maintaining in our everyday lives. It can be hard to juggle those roles you fill in your family, such as wife, mother, and at times the sole provider.