How to Make ‘Home’ Work Productive & Professional

How to Make ‘Home’ Work Productive & Professional

  It’s time to consider making your ‘home’ work productive and professional. You have given working from home a lot of thought. You have done your research, dipped your toe in the water. Now you are more than ready to make that transition. But what…

How to Choose the Best ‘Home’ Work for Success

How to Choose the Best ‘Home’ Work for Success

  Are you wondering how you can choose the best ‘Home’ Work for Success? Working from home sounds like such a dream job. We can get out of bed, grab a cup of coffee, sit at our desk, and never take our pajamas off. If…

Biscuits – How to Make a Southern Delicacy

Biscuits – How to Make a Southern Delicacy

  Around here, a person’s cooking skills are judged by their biscuits. They could make a Boeuf Wellington that would make the best chef swoon, but if their biscuits could be used as building material, they ‘just can’t cook’.   I remember visiting at Alona’s,…

How to Create an Easy Meal Plan

How to Create an Easy Meal Plan

    Creating a Meal Plan was always one of my ‘weakest links’. For years, the Country Boy and I have played the game: ‘What’s for Dinner? It starts with me asking him what he would like to eat. His immediate response is, “I don’t…

The Psychology Behind Clutter and How To Eliminate It

The Psychology Behind Clutter and How To Eliminate It

  Please give a warm welcome to Annie Lewellyn from 15 Acre Homestead, who offered to do a Guest Post for the readers of The Farm Wife. For more about Annie, see her Bio below!     An Introduction To Clutter       Clutter…

How to Make a Home Comfortable & Welcoming

How to Make a Home Comfortable & Welcoming

  We all want a home where, the second you or anyone else walks through the door, there is a comfortable and welcoming feeling. One where all the troubles of the world seem to melt away as soon as you pull up the drive.  …

When you Need to Order Seeds, But Don’t Know the Best Company

When you Need to Order Seeds, But Don’t Know the Best Company

  When you need to order seeds, but don’t know the best company to use, it can get frustrating.  Will the seeds germinate?  Are they cost-competitive?   Just so you know: This post contains affiliate links; if you click on a link and make a…

How to Have an Awesome Garden in 5 Easy Steps

How to Have an Awesome Garden in 5 Easy Steps

    January is the perfect time to plan an awesome garden. Everything else has been done. We have taken the last few weeks to put away Christmas decorations and get our house back in order. The cold weather has us in the kitchen making…

National Pie Day – Simple & Delicious Ways to Celebrate

National Pie Day – Simple & Delicious Ways to Celebrate

  America loves to celebrate, and the top three things deserving a celebration is Baseball, Hot Dogs, and Apple Pie. How much fun is it to organize a family or community into teams and play a game? It is no fun going to a baseball…

Stretch Your Wings – Learn Something New & Exciting!

Stretch Your Wings – Learn Something New & Exciting!

  There comes a point in everyone’s life where you just need to stretch your wings to the widest span. This desire may come from feeling stagnant. It may stem from a deep seated restlessness we just cannot explain. We just know we need to…

How to Keep the Sparkle in your New Year’s Goals

How to Keep the Sparkle in your New Year’s Goals

        How to Keep the Sparkle in Your New Year’s Goals is part of a Collaboration Post titled  “Embrace the Progress & Changes on the Homestead”.  Joining me are Kathi @ Oakhill Homestead, Shawna @ Homegrown Self Reliance and Annie @ 15…

Relax and Enjoy: How to Recover Time for YOU!

Relax and Enjoy: How to Recover Time for YOU!

  Relax and Enjoy? Recover time for MYSELF? You have got to be kidding me! Have you seen my schedule? Where exactly do you think I can find that kind of time???   Finding time for ourselves to relax and enjoy life is one of…