our first BABY CHICKS are on the way!

our first BABY CHICKS are on the way!

we just purchased our very first batch of baby chicks! scheduled to arrive September 14! we have TONS, I mean TONS of prep work still to do. In fact, I would argue and admit, we haven't prepped at all. We have tons of ideas and things waiting in the amazon cart, but we haven't pulled [...]

prepping the compost + weekly chores + NEW CHANNEL

prepping the compost + weekly chores + NEW CHANNEL

oh, hey there. if you're into youtube videos on beginner homesteads, PLEASE support us. we just started our channel: Steady Faith Steady Home. sharing our journey as we make our homebody dreams come true! I feel so much more productive at the beginning of the week. It's truly amazing. Monday I think I prepped and [...]

starting our garden + rain catch barrels

starting our garden + rain catch barrels

yep. after living here for almost a year, we are starting our first garden. things to still do: research the best method for our raised metal garden beds research food that can grow starting in May research and find local plant starters we can accumulate from locals and friends find time to garden . . [...]

date night // just me + husband

hello! Grant and I head out for an intense "business meeting" and then enjoy some beautiful weather in a local park and then go see "Ma" at the movies! enjoy! I'm 26 weeks pregnant. Stone is 18 months old. Grant is a hunk.

hello! first vlog in 9 months!

(from may 20, 2019) hey hi! enjoy this small dip back into vlogging 🙂 stone is 17 months and I’m 24 weeks pregnant. wanting to really remember this season. thanks for watching.  

ONLY eating LOCAL for 3 days!

ONLY eating LOCAL for 3 days!

Grant and I are starting a challenge! It's called: local eats challenge! For three days, we are only eating what's in season and local from our favorite food market! It's gonna be crazy hard! We went shopping and now we are ready for the challenge.   #localeatschallenge Here's a quick video to explain more!