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Feeling Blue

I haven’t wanted to write lately because I haven’t wanted to be honest with myself about how things are really going. I’ve been repeating “I love my life,” unconsciously to myself, willing it to be true. But it’s been a tough winter, and at times I’ve felt pretty down in […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 6

As the weather has warmed up and we’ve transitioned out of our newborn haze into somewhat of a daily routine, I’ve been thinking a lot about farm life. Last summer was pretty insane, weeks on end of 70 hour weeks, no days off and unbearable heat. Once harvest finally ended, it […]

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I’m Going to Try

     I’ve really wanted to write lately. A lot. I’ve wanted to come here and lay it all out. The things I’m loving about my life, thoughts I have about motherhood and my experience so far, my joys and fears and everything in between. But every time I sit down […]

Life on the Farm

Sub-Soiling

Friday afternoon, right in the heat of the day, I got a text message that said “you should come over if you have a sec. And bring some water.” This had better be good, I thought to myself as I looked out at the hot, dry field, while dutifully filling a bottle […]