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Accepting the Challenge - The Musette Poem

Growing up

Grow Child

It is your turn

Be Wild!

Fly high

escape the real

Bull’s eye!

Glory Be

The time has come

Be free! 9 more words


Peach Jam, and a Rainy Day

There’s no doubt that rainy days are one of life’s little joys, and today was no exception. It poured for most of the day. It puts you in the mood to read a good book, or take a nap, (or if you’re me, I love to go run around outside and come in completely soaked to the bone, and come back inside laughing). 80 more words

Bohemian Soul

DIY: Knitting for Yourself and Your Family

Have you ever wanted to knit, but thought:

  1. I don’t have any talent.  And it looks so complicated!  I could never do that.
  2. I don’t have time for that.  
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Inspired... and in awe

Yesterday we spent a most enjoyable afternoon in Shetland’s Westside – namely in Sandness. Transition Turrifield held their third open day this summer and they also put on a small farmers’ market and teas, soup, bannocks and homebakes in Sandness Hall. 533 more words


A Little Patch of Heaven - Going self-sufficient.

We had a visit today from Jacqueline as she wanted some of my sweet, sweet harvest of Aloe Vera plants. She is a really interesting person. 136 more words

The Gift Of Giving

Our New Website

Hi Everyone,

The time arrived for us to end the website host provider contract. So………… we put another site online:

Action Gear Supply

Hope you like it!


Our New Homestead

I have been stalking Craigslist.  It is exhausting.  The rents in our county have nearly doubled.  Mention eight cats (let alone a dog, chickens, ducks, and goats…and self employment and bad credit) and it’s amazing how quickly someone else gets the house!  758 more words