Tag: #simplelife

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…

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…

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

  Bear in mind that the link in this post is an affiliate link. If you click on it and make a purchase I might make a small commission, but it does not affect the price you pay! Keep in mind that I link this…

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…

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 the…

A Fresh Start – How to Ease Your Money Concerns

A Fresh Start – How to Ease Your Money Concerns

  We all need a fresh start to ease our money concerns. We have pushed, pulled and stretched our pennies so far that we end up forcing old Abe Lincoln to jump off to go get help. No matter what we do, there never seems…

2019 – A Simple Year of Growth & Compromise

2019 – A Simple Year of Growth & Compromise

  Growth & Compromise. It seems simple, but there are times it hurts.  2019 was definitely a year of Growth & Compromise on the Plantation!  Between jobs, the farm, the blog, a new book… I. Am. Exhausted! However, it is time to ‘shut the gate’…

How to Simply Care for Overnight Guests

How to Simply Care for Overnight Guests

    (This post has been updated from it’s previous post – ‘Hospitality’)   Overnight guests are just one type of visitors we have during the holidays.  Some come for an hour, some for the day, and some come for dinner. And   it doesn’t…