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The “Other Things” No One Talks About In Homesteading


It’s been 5 full days on our property already!

The first day after we moved we ended up planning out how we were going to put a skirting around the RV and more plans for the other buildings, had smores over a small campfire stove(it uses sticks, and is amazing! 385 more words


5 Simple Halloween Treats (not Sweets!) for Busy Parents

This week I’m hosting a fab guest post from the lovely Alice who blogs over at Letters To My Daughter. I came across Alice’s blog a few weeks ago and really liked her style of writing so cheekily asked her if she’d like to guest post here at Buzymum as I’m struggling for time at the moment (I’m sure you’ve noticed) and luckily, she agreed! 1,128 more words

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Teacher shortage, what teacher shortage

Friday 20th October

Enjoying school holidays at the moment, though the weather isn’t really playing its part. Business end of the school year is looming with senior students leaving in about 3 weeks after we get back. 546 more words



I never thought the day would come that I would finally feel a little satisfaction in all the hell and pain I had been put through so far in this unravelling. 2,018 more words

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My Father's Anniversary: Reflecting on Early Death

My father died suddenly of a massive coronary event on October 21, 1959 — we are in the 58th year after his death. He’s been dead longer than he was alive; he was 49. 502 more words


A long day

Today, we drove to my Dad’s hometown to visit my Grandpa, and to finally bury his ashes. My Dad passed away 8 years and 17 days ago.  52 more words

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Day #291 The unibrow cat

It’s ridiculously hard to casually photograph a black cat really well. They absorb light or else they reflect it. And if they’re not also moving at the same time. 164 more words