Category Archives: Praises

We Thank You, Our Provider

We thank You, Our Provider, F0r the food we eat, For the clothes we wear, For the sun and the moon And the grass everywhere. For the leaves that dangle On the autumn trees, For the summer that has passed … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day: A Gate

  Oh, hello! We took a super long “break” from updating this site as summer on the homestead is B-U-S-Y! Lord-willing, we will randomly post pictures that capture all we failed to chronicle. But to begin, we will take it … Continue reading

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He Was Too Fast For Me (But Not For Rosy!)

Yesterday morning as I made my way to the barn to release the cows, something caught my attention in the garden. I glanced over and there he was…. … that waskly wabbit! What was he doing in there? Eating my … Continue reading

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Is the Tide Changing?

How the Lord works. After only gathering a few eggs or so a day, our old birds (the ones who survived the devastating predator attacks) plus four “teenage” new hens we added, we surpassed a dozen eggs today. FIFTEEN. Not … Continue reading

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Trustead, Trustead, longing for Jesus How does your garden grow? Four boys, five girls, learning and playing And ten acres of land to sow. They are our indoor garden growing super fast and strong. That is our reality. Trusting in Jesus. … Continue reading

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Out of Darkness, Light

When we moved into The Truststead last August, the place was trashed.  I’m referring primarily to the land though the house needed a lot of fixes also. When I look around today and compare it to what it was ….wow!  … Continue reading

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Country Schoolin’ – Harvesting and Planting Our Food

We do school on Saturdays. Yep. Six days a week. And I’m not sorry for it. The reality is – there is ALWAYS something to learn, and hopefully enjoy in the process. This Saturday we scrapped the paper and pencils … Continue reading

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Ups and Downs

Living the farm life sure has it’s ups and downs. Let me share some. Up – Rosy our Mouser is very effective at killing moles, mice, and rabbits. She’s so good we have to keep our baby chicks safe from … Continue reading

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Cleaning the Garage

Ever notice how many building are on farms? A lot, eh? Now that we’ve got 100 animals we house and care for, we understand why so many outbuildings are necessary on the farm. Besides our home, we’ve got a barn, … Continue reading

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He Got It

He got it! He got it! Got what you ask? Well, after pushing his way through cutting down about 2.5 acres, Farmer finally got one… Yep. GrandFarmer (Farmer’s dad) has been telling him he needed one… for months and even … Continue reading

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