I Am New Here

I have tried blogging multiple times over the years. In graduate school I blogged about recipes, books I read, and movies I had seen, but mainly recipes. When I was broke AF, I blogged about how to get great style and adventure with little to no money. Then, when I finally settled back to Indiana,…

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The Country House

In August of 2018 we bought 35 acres with a house, 2 sheds, and a sad garage in the no-mans-land that exists between Indianapolis and Cincinnati. Although the idea of us buying THIS house in THIS area may seem a bit rash, we had been looking for land for about 3 years without much success….

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Being an Off-Site Owner Sucks

The last several weekends of heavy snow and ice fall put a damper on our plans to visit the Country House. Our three dogs just don’t fit in the rear seat of our Tacoma and my front wheel drive sedan sure wasn’t going to make it up the steep and twisty gravel driveway when it…

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Selecting Seeds for 2019

We are officially in the middle of the winter “lull.” The lull that has you forgetting all the hard work you put into the garden last year. The lull that has you dreaming about sun and green leaves even though its currently 3 degrees outside. And, since we are in the lull, its time to…

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This Month’s Challenge: CITRUS

At the end of last year I set out to evaluate what I wanted to accomplish this year. We have just bought a new property and are making steady progress fixing that up, but what did I want to accomplish for myself? One of the things I decided to do was take part in the…

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