budget gardening, gardening, herb garden, herbs, homesteading, tea, tea garden, Uncategorized

Drying your Own Herbs

Hello dear readers, I'm sorry it's been so long since my last post. From Coronavirus to Black Lives Matter (yes indeed) to finding out I'm pregnant, writing took a back seat. It's no excuse, however, as anyone who does it knows writing is therapeutic in itself. When we neglect those habits that heal us, and… Continue reading Drying your Own Herbs

cancer, depression, flowers, foraging, gardening, homesteading, midwest, small town

Old views, new perspective

We thought we'd move here and save up enough money right away to buy a home, then coronavirus hit. I lost my job serving and Brad's hours were cut back at the shop. Suddenly, my only companions are my parents and husband. My independence seemed shot, and on top of all of this I still have yet to receive a dime of unemployment or talk to anyone who can help. And yet, I feel closer than ever to the passionate life I've been looking for for years. I feel more inspired than ever being in a place I grew up in.