Charter School with Homeschool option has been good for our family
Why we chose a Charter School with Homeschool Option

This year our family started something new.  I have always, always, always been a bit jealous of moms who were able to stay home and homeschool their children.  But even when I didn’t have to work and was able to…
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World Adoption Day, Adoption Center of Hope
World Adoption Day

You may have noticed pictures on your social media of smiling people holding up their hands  with a hand drawn smiley face on it.   Did you know that today is World Adoption Day?  What is World Adoption Day and why…
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Be blessed in 2017

As 2017 draws closer, I revisit the days of 2016 with amazing gratefulness.  There are so many wonderful gifts that were given to me this year.  Some were miraculous answers to prayers. Others were the result of much hard work,…
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Willow Tree, Willow Acres Farm
Willow Acres Farm

Follow my blog with Bloglovin We have named our farm! I’m still getting used to the fact that we have a farm. Well, it’s a property with a small amount of acreage and a house and another smaller house and…
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Growing Veggies From Plant Seedlings

Growing plants from seedlings takes a little more time and planning, but ultimately, it is cheaper than buying plants from a nursery.  Planting  plant seedlings also gives you more control over the variety of vegetable that you prefer because you…
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Farm to Table
Farm to Table

I will admit that there are weeks where I am crazy busy. I wish that I was like some of my friends that have menus totally planned out for months ongoing. I’m not. My menus are made up of meals…
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Miniature Nubian Goats
Cutest Miniature Nubian Goats

Growing our little farm is an adventure.  There is a process to every change and addition we make.  Every animal on our farm has a purpose.  We were planning on getting goats in December, but one Saturday night I looked…
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Our family road trip to the Grand Canyon

Our family loves going on travel adventures. This adventure took us to the utterly gorgeous Grand Canyon.  Traveling from Southern California to Arizona is a pretty easy drive.  You are going through the desert to more desert, but don’t miss…
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Michelle Dettman
Michelle Dettman