Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sunflowers for Wishes ~ Wordless Wednesday with Linky

Last week we visited Sunflowers for Wishes at Buttonwood Farm, which benefits the Make A Wish Foundation. The event has raised over $500,000 since 2004. Sunflowers are one of my favorite flowers so when my mom heard about Sunflowers for Wishes … Continue reading

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Homesteading Link Up and Sprouting at Home

The weekly Homesteading Link Up allows us to share our knowledge, progress, skills and stories about our own homesteads. Everyone is invited to link up – whether you have a balcony garden or hundreds of acres; whether you have been … Continue reading

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Antique Tractor Pull ~ Wordless Wednesday with Linky

Last Saturday was an absolutely gorgeous day for a tractor pull! The sun was shining, the humidity was low, a breeze was blowing, and the temps were in the upper seventies. After two days of downpours, the clay on the … Continue reading

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Playing in the Pond and Puddles

This afternoon we took a walk around the pond on the farm. Well, most of us walked. Joshua rode his tractor. Jake the Bloodhound and Duke the Golden Retriever decided to cool off in the pond. Duke got out and … Continue reading

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Homesteading Link Up and Homemade Ginger Beer

The weekly Homesteading Link Up allows us to share our knowledge, progress, skills and stories about our own homesteads. Everyone is invited to link up – whether you have a balcony garden or hundreds of acres; whether you have been … Continue reading

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