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Monthly Archives: October 2016

Lovelyn & Jack ❤

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers…” -Anne Shirley     October is one of my favorite months for so many reasons … and it is also Lovelyn Angelica Joy’s birthday month! This year, we celebrated her sixth birthday. How she became a little six year old is beyond me…

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Preparing for Winter: {Canning} Carrots

Almanzo ate four large helpings of apples ’n’ onions fried together. He ate roast beef and brown gravy, and mashed potatoes and creamed carrots and boiled turnips, and countless slices of buttered bread with crab-apple jelly. ‘It takes a great deal to feed a growing boy,’ Mother said. -Farmer Boy         What’s…

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