Some of each to report.
First, goodbye, this year’s crop of giant grass:
I cut it down with our hand-sickle. Younger Daughter is stripping leaves from the longest stalks. 589 more words
A milestone in the house this week – we finally had the carpet fitted in the back room/extension. This is the largest room in our little house and was covered in a mysteriously stained, moth eaten red carpet when we bought it – I couldn’t wait to tear it up! 227 more words
3 years, 11 months.
This past weekend our family checked in on the progress of our new house being built in a ‘bedroom community” outside of Nashville. 319 more words
We had an absolutely glorious summer. It was the summer that I dreamed of for my kids. Our days were filled with rolling around in the grass, watching the corn and beans grow around us, petting the new calves over at the cousins’ house, flying kites, and riding bikes on Grandpa’s great cement driveway. 231 more words