Tales From A Mom In The Middle

Infertility To Our Rainbow Baby ~ My Journey To Motherhood

Wow! Where to begin? My journey to becoming a mother was a long and painful road. Some of those years are really hazy in my memory and some individual moments are as crystal clear as though they happened yesterday. My husband and I had been together for about six years when we started discussing starting …

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Our New “Baby”! ~ Prep For Firewood Processing Begins!

We did welcome a new addition to our family! Check out our new chainsaw!For the last four years, we have been heating our home throughout the winter with wood heat and have been processing our own firewood (to some degree) each year. It’s been a learning process! You have a few options when heating with …

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A “Hard” Lesson Learned: Wind Burned / Sun Scorched Plants!

Well, we’re into the second week of May and it feels like we went directly from winter to summer! We’ve had temperatures in the high teens and even low twenties (That’s in Celsius, folks)! Hardening Off With the sudden rise in temperatures and the knowledge that we would be planting our tomato and pepper plants …

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What To Grow, What To Grow? – How To Plan Your Garden

Is everyone else as excited as me to welcome the month of May this week? We get to actually consider the possibility of going outside without mittens! Breaking news! I washed and packed away my kid’s snowsuit, winter hats, and mittens! So, we are NOT allowed to have any more snow, Mother Nature! Okay, so, …

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Starting Tomato and Pepper Plants From Seed – The Low Cost Way!

Well, here we go with my first blog entry! I’m excited to start sharing my view from our little corner of the world and hope that you’ll find some comradery in our shared experiences, or at least be entertained! So, what’s going on around here you ask? I’m currently in the midst of potty training …

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