Pinto Beans and Cornbread

As we explore ways of making our life simpler, we also shouldn't leave out making our meals simpler!

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.

To Want But Little

This time of year brings the drumbeat of commercialism, but we try to resist buying things we don't really need.

Simple Celebrations

Summer is the time for outdoor celebrations and family gatherings. The simplest ones can be the most fun!

Cornbread Memories

Simple pleasures help soothe the complicated pressures of life.

The Method to My Madness

For my inaugural blog post for Capper's Farmer, I'd like to take a few minutes to explain myself. Trust me, I need to.

As Simple As Carrots?

Re-discovering the simple things in life that really do make it better!