We've Always Known

An essay about the process of arriving at an understanding that modern life is too fast paced, and that communication with one's spouse is critical as a couple comes to the realization that over many years of life and raising a family, the homesteading lifestyle is what you've always really wanted.

Working Out on the Farm

Getting my first pair of snowshoes has been great for starting my resolution of getting healthier in 2015.

For the Love of a Glove

Gloves might seem like an ordinary object on a ranch or a farm, but this author thinks they are a work of art.

Work Is A Good Thing!

Thanks for listening, friends, and let's meet here soon. In the meantime, enjoy being able to do whatever is before you. Yes, work is a good thing!

Concrete Work Helps 100-Year-Old Farm

We finally hired a mason after seeing the problems with the 100-year-old stone foundations ... join Bryan and Lori for a look at the before and afters in the 100-year-old house and barn!

I Give Up

A transplant's recognition of the realities of farm life and how to adjust.

Happy to Be Here

Let me introduce myself in this, my first blog, for the Capper's Farmer family.

Fat Farmers No More

Just because you live on a homestead and work hard doesn't mean you can overlook your calorie intake. Believe me, it can get out of control very quickly! Noticing subtle changes in how you feel and how you look in the mirror can keep you on track!

The Rhythm of Work

Country life isn't always easy, but it has great rewards. Hard work brings a deep sense of peace and contentment.

Creative Mailboxes

A look at some country mailbox owners displaying their creativity.