No one tells you it sucks. No one tells you that it is more work physically and mentally anything else in this world. They don't tell you how time intensive it is to grow. Grow what you ask? Anything, plants, animals, tiny humans, and most of all they don't tell you about growing yourself. Or … Continue reading What No One Tells You About Growing
I am not looking to change a business, society, etc. I am looking to change the way I live personally. That includes how I eat, think, buy and sell. Do I hope that others will join me? Of course, but this is really about my personal journey to live a quiet, peaceful life. What do … Continue reading Creating a Culture of Change
My beautiful talented daughter has finally found her style for painting. I may be biased but I think it is very pretty, enchanting if you would. She will be blogging and making her paintings available for sale on the Farmstead Etsy store. Setting her photos and Etsy category up is still in process. The goal … Continue reading Introducing Artwork by Claire
There has been some question as to why there are two different names floating around. I am Single Sustainable Mom and my farm name is Enchanted Farmstead. It really is that simple. I use SSM for Facebook and Twitter and Pinterest. For farm business I use the farm name. Single Sustainable Mom I have spent … Continue reading Single Sustainable Mom vs Enchanted Farmstead
What makes my stuff different? Probably not much. I know you can scour the web for various worksheets and information. Usually going through tons of different places to look. My goal is to build a comprehensive collection of sheets for my fans to download for FREE! Yep, everyone loves freebies. These worksheets are coming at … Continue reading By Popular Demand
My goals for the new year are pretty simple. I think I have mentioned before that I don't do resolutions, they don't stick. But goals, goals I can stick to. Short Term Goals Get budget on track Start Craft business Start looking for area to relocate Mid Range Goals Start saving money for downpayment Look … Continue reading Top Goals
Well the last 13 months have been a true rollercoaster ride. It started late October 2017 and has continued until recently. What started this most recent roller coaster ride was Pop's car accident. Let's just say it was car vs deer. The new rule of thumb is that we do not swerve to miss deer … Continue reading Summing it all up!
I know I have been talking about it for a while now. Getting back into blogging. So here I am. Working making this a fun place on the web to hang out, learn, and meet other people. I actually have a ton of stuff to catch you all up on. Now if you have been … Continue reading Making a Come Back
Almost a year to the day that I last blogged here. Almost fitting to announce that the look, feel of the blog will be changing. Why? Because I have changed, my outlook has change, and well generally speaking life has thrown some curve balls. Some of them knocked me out and a few well it … Continue reading When Life Throws you Curve Balls
Was able to pay necessary bills and have some jingle jangle left over. That was a big worry since I have been out of work. Got on a waiting list for a bigger hotel room down the street, like half a block away. That will be more cost effective as it is set up like … Continue reading I Should Have Played the lottery.