Category Archives: Family

Are We Done?

I have a bumper sticker (designed by myself) on the back of my car that reads “Woman on the Verge!” It’s meant different things at different times over the years, most of them rather pessimistic. However it currently has a … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Career, blogging, Family, frugal living, teaching, work | 16 Comments


I must have jinxed myself (not the first time)!  Unfortunately we enjoyed running water for only about a week before it quit on us.  We aren’t sure why – is the cistern out of water (maybe), did some important part … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Career, back to school, Family, frugal living, housing, teaching | 1 Comment

Happy Anniversary To Us!

It is hard to believe but we have now been in Indiana for a year.  Seems like just yesterday we loaded up the van and U-haul and headed out across the summer in the midst of a killer heatwave! Things … Continue reading

Posted in Family, fundraising, Future, hobby farm, Homesteading, houses, Indiana, Job, kids, Kiko goats, kindness, new home | 1 Comment