Archive for October 2018

Quilting Sucks, and I Suck at Quilting. Here's Why I Still Do It.

This is the second of three parts on legacy and what it means for my family. I painstakingly pieced together a quilt for a son I had not yet met. We had decided we wanted to adopt a son, so I knew it would be a boy. I dreamed about this unknown boy and how... Read more »

Building A Legacy: Part 1 of 3 - Mom's Meatloaf

This is a three-part series on building a legacy for your family. It is about preserving family traditions, creating memories, and readying your family for the inevitable in a loving and responsible fashion. Part of being a homemaker and homesteader is stocking up my children with good childhood memories. From crawfish boils to collecting eggs... Read more »