Author: steph


Home is Where It’s At

Today is day 4 of waking up early. Yesterday, I struggled throughout the day to keep my eyes open. This morning was difficult to get up and I did get up at 5:30 instead of 5:15, but I feel better today. Yay!! I have been thinking a lot about what I want to write on our blog. Do I write about my journey waking up earlier and being more focused on my routine for the day? Do I talk about my Gluten free and Dairy free journey, the food I eat, and my recipes I have tried? Do I write...


The Good Life

“The Good Life to me is this: a life rich in faith, family, friends, and creativity, It is a life full of richness that God has to offer; a life spent building treasures in heaven rather than here on earth. I t is not a life of laziness and greed, but one of discipline, hard work, ad self-reflection. It may not always be easy or comfortable, but it is always full in abundance and Completely secure in Christ.” Ruth Soukup┬áLiving Well, Spending Less Today began a New Year, New You habit for me. I had a time several years ago...


Busy Week

Part of our journey toward a self-sufficient life sometimes takes a lot of time. This week I am getting ready for a craft show on Saturday. Though I have some stock, I really need to bulk up what I have in order to have a good selection for those attending the show. We just put a new kitchen floor in, so our house is in disarray and I don’t have the time to work on it. Sometimes, you have to set aside the house and just work hard at the goals you have for yourself. I really shouldn’t even be...