I'm not one for heat. Even though school is out in the summer and I remember liking that as a kid, I would have to say that summer is pretty much my least favorite season. I just don't like being hot. However, I still stand by the fact that Tennessee summers have been WAY better … Continue reading Summertime in Summertown
Oh the perspective I have gained by running... where do I even begin. Well, there is the whole alone with your thoughts thing that is really pretty special and unique about running. I mean, I guess you can get pretty alone with your thoughts on a long drive, but you have to at least sort … Continue reading Road Runner
Hey there Readers, Happy (belated) 4th of July! We've had a busy few days over here, as we have visitors at the farm once again- Ba and Nana (my in laws)- and we've had plenty of adventure since they arrived on the 1st of July. But because yesterday was the day we celebrated our independence … Continue reading Independence
I started homeschooling today! Yes, I realize that a random Sunday in the middle of the summer is a fairly strange day to start homeschooling your kids, but hey, it's the first of the month so it felt fitting in my OCD brain somehow. Well, that, and the kids were basically begging me last night … Continue reading When the storm comes…
Today was upper body day at the gym of my front porch. The last week has been upper body day if I'm being honest, because I officially have an injury. You heard it here first people, I'm an athlete who has an injury! I've been called a lot of things in my day, but athlete … Continue reading Who let the cows out?
I was just checking Facebook, as I've been known to do from time to time, and wouldn't you know it, one year ago today we were issued our very first tornado warning. I remember it well! We had only lived in Tennessee one month, and I thought it was hilarious that we were already experiencing … Continue reading Tornado warning
We've been busy down here on the farm recently. Busy with all kinds of different thing, but busy in the best ways. I actually hate the word 'busy' because people use it as a life avoidance technique, as an excuse, and as a badge of honor, and I use it in none of these ways. … Continue reading The latest