Preparing the Vessel, Lessons in Faith at the Chicken Coop

Preparing the Vessel, Lessons in Faith at the Chicken Coop

Where was the most unexpected place you have learned a lesson about faith?  
I allowed my frustration to get the best of me.  I lost my temper and broke my favorite egg-gathering basket. It might not seem like much, but I don't like spending money on things I shouldn't have broken.  And what I soon discovered was that there might just be a lesson that that God was going to teach me. #GodIsGood #AllTheTime

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Preparing the Vessel: Lessons in Faith at the Chicken Coop

Unexpected Lessons for Your Spiritual Journey Found While Homesteading

How Raising Chickens Can Test Your Patience and Might Just Help You Cultivate Faith

Leading by Example as an Engaged Neighbor in Rural Missouri

Leading by Example as an Engaged Neighbor in Rural Missouri

I could have never imagined winning an award like this less than two years after moving!  
In January of 2021 we loaded what would fit in our truck and headed from Oregon to southwest Missouri.  Never did I imagine what blessings I would find there in the Ozarks, and how neighboring would become such an important part of our new life.

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Homestead Geek

Homestead Geek

Where are my fellow enthusiasts at?
I know I am not the only one who is homesteading on our little farm, playing outdoors, and also building boss spreadsheets.  Where are my people at?!?

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How Could Bacon Get Better? I'll Tell You!

How Could Bacon Get Better? I'll Tell You!

I am pretty confident that for bacon lovers out there, we are highly satisfied with bacon just as it is.  But what if our favorite home-cooked delight could also help us save money and be useful for many other things?  
Get ready to learn the simple process for saving your bacon grease and some of the magical things it can be used for!

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A Weekend in the Life of 2021

A Weekend in the Life of 2021

As change swept the landscape of our lives, there was such a longing to return to our lives as we had known them before.  Would that ever happen?  Would it be possible?  If not, what was life becoming instead?
  
New normal queue the font strikethrough... those words alone are enough to make most of us cringe by this point in 2021 (if not sooner)! 

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