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Monthly Archives: September 2014

Puppy {Love}

  This change of season is high on my favorites of the year …  I adore the quiet autumn evenings, the cool misty mornings as I hang out he morning laundry on the line … there is just enough chill in the air to require a warm sweater in the morning and just enough sunshine…

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Introducing Winifred…

  Today … we did something we thought we never would do …   Yes …   We added a puppy to our family. I know what you’re thinking {Crazy?! Don’t I have enough to clean up after?!} – but this is no ordinary puppy.       She’s a Great Pyrenees – which means,…

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School {at home}

“Mommy, it’s going to rain soon,” stated my almost-four year old. “Really, Lovie? How do you know?” I asked, while folding and  putting away more laundry from yet another day. My sun-kissed little daughter held her little arms up and said, “Because, the ants have biggggg walls!” I  stopped folding laundry and quickly squeezed her…

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Glimpse in Time

Things have been so busy around here lately … apple picking, winterizing the chicken coop (still in progress), stacking firewood, canning food, switching clothes from summer to fall for six children (that alone can take up my entire week!) and getting into the groove of schooling every day … we have such a long list…

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To Dream.

This past summer, my two oldest girls have been blessed to spend some time at a local miniature horse farm, Applebrook Farm.  The girls have learned how to groom the horses, muck the stalls, and even do some running obstacles .. it’s been a huge blessing in our lives … as we have one little…

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