Category Archives: Candid Corner Journal

For the sake of family…

Spring is an incredibly busy time around this family and farm.  The kids are coming to the end of their school season- finals, performances, recitals, projects due.  And this year, two of my children are graduating – Michael from high … Continue reading

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21st Century Women Homesteaders

I’m often asked how I do it all here at the Lazy B.  If my husband is with me, they look at the two of us when posing the question.  I had someone say to both of us recently, “you … Continue reading

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A Few Kind Words…

Last week, a good friend of mine called one morning. No particular reason except to say I was being thought of at the time. My friend went on to give me one of the greatest gifts that day… words of … Continue reading

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Candid Corner – It’s So Hard to Switch Tracks

I went out last night to check on Marbles, our goat.  She’s been sick for the last couple of days. Not really sure what’s wrong with her – a lot of educated guesses. By symptoms and signs, the consensus  has … Continue reading

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Candid Corner: But I just don’t wanna…

The prep work is finished, the weather is good, the deadline is closing in, and if I procrastinate any longer – the window of opportunity will be shut. I know all this… but I just don’t wanna do the rest … Continue reading

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Candid Corner – It’s Just One of Those Days…

Every now and then I have a day when I question why in the world I homestead. It’s hard work… and continuous, day in and day out, 7 days a week, 12 months a year. Logically and philosophically I can … Continue reading

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Candid Corner – Day 5 and 6 of Juice Fast

Today is the beginning of Day 7 but since I’m not sure how it will go, I’ll journal about Day 5 and 6. Day 5- This day was by far my roughest.  I was ready on Day 3 to struggle … Continue reading

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Candid Corner- Accountants

I don’t know how many of you run your own business but it can be daunting at times. Today Dave and I are headed to the accountants to talk business and taxes and forms and licenses and whew, starts to … Continue reading

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Candid Corner

Hello! Day 2 of the juice fast:  today is easier than the yesterday.  Yesterday I was hungry after drinking  the bottled juice (thank you Mary ) I made a real juice with an apple, nectarine, banana, carrots, and watermelon.  I … Continue reading

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Candid Corner – Juice fast

I’ve made a decision.  Not so unusual for me, I make them all day long!  Sometimes too quickly and I regret them later but not this time. I need to journal more about real stuff.  The stuff that really matters … Continue reading

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