This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one...the being a force of nature instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.-George Bernard Shaw
Whenever possible- support local farmers & craftsmen
Our thoughts are first to be triggered in the 'chain reaction' of our souls: thought stirs up emotion, emotion influences desire, and desire produces action.
ESSIAC A blend of 4 herbs, Burdock (Arctium lappa), Sheep Sorrel (Rumex acetosella), Slippery Elm (Ulmus fulva), Turkey Rhubarb (Rheum palmatum) traditionally used by the Ojibway tribe for degenerative diseases.
(this is not approved by the government, a Doctor, etc. It's an old remedy and endorsed in several published books. As with any medicine, check with your doctor first. I am no doctor!)
It is a good idea sometimes to think of the importance and dignity of our every-day duties. It keeps them from being so tiresome; besides, others are apt take us at our own valuation. " Laura Ingalls Wilder
Farm Fresh Free Range Eggs From My Hens
Ever Lived Someplace You Didn't Like?
"Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, to all the exiles whom I have sent into exile from Jerusalem to Babylon. Build houses and live in them; plant gardens and eat their produce. Take wives and have sons and daughters; take wives for your sons, and give your daughters in marriage, that they may bear sons and daughters; multiply there, and do not seek decrease. But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the LORD on it's behalf, for in its welfare you will find your welfare." Jeremiah 29: 4-7
Aren't we exiles on the earth? Maybe we are exiles in our daily life, the physical, mental, or spiritual place we are living presently...
I'm the Dirt Road Diva~ The Queen of Quite Alot~ Wife, Mother ...Living on a
small ranch (Milk 'n Honey Ranch) on a dirt road, where the horses are keeping
company with dairy goats, chickens, turkeys, a goose,honey bees, cats and dogs,
kids and the occassional un-invited coyote. The uniform is jeans, T-shirt,and
flip flops; and if we mean business it's muckboots and an apron.
"God's Love is very patient and kind, never jealous or envious, never boastful or proud, never haughty or selfish or rude. God's love does not demand its own way. It is not irritable or touchy. It does not hold grudges and will hardly even notice when others do it wrong. It is never glad about injustice, but rejoices whenever truth wins out." 1 Corinthians 13:4-6 (Living Bible)