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Making Butter Teaches Patience

We moved. It was shocking to go from suburbia to country living. Learning to live in a time and place that seemed like a foreign country, we had to depend on the land and the goodwill of others to survive. 477 more words


Synchronicity Works!

I have often been asked how I come up with the blog topics I write on since they are so varied. The answer is quite simple really – I wait for the spirit to move me (no pun intended). 446 more words


Life Interrupted

Wouldn’t it be nice if life ran to our agenda, to our timetable? Wouldn’t it be nice to be in total control of the events of our days? 517 more words

Picking and choosing

My family is made up of wannabe dog owners.  We have a habit of befriending our neighbours’ dogs and acting like they are our own.  Charlie the chihuahua was a firm fav, and Polly the schnauzer, then Tana the labrador/ border collie cross quickly became the most frequently walked dog in all of Cracroft, Christchurch when we stayed with him for three weeks. 678 more words

zero waste munchies

Happy Sunday folks. Not sure what the weather is like where you are right now, but here it’s sunny, windy, chilly, warm, cloudy and that was in the last 5 minutes… but all in all nice. 1,133 more words

A Dream Lived Greener

Busy, Busy, Busy!

Wow, I have been so busy the last two weeks. And because I’ve been so swamped, I haven’t had much of a chance to read any real good books. 558 more words

Growing Pains...

As I was helping my daughter with homework a few days ago, I was surprised to see algebra problems mixed with geometry…  She was a little overwhelmed; really feeling the weight of growing up academically.   387 more words

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