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A New Garden

Beginning this summer, mostly just on Sundays, I’m putting in a new garden near the house, right by the asparagus patch, just south of the barn, my long awaited Holy Trinity Garden. This garden will essentially be in the shape of a clover leaf, the famed illustration of Saint Patrick to the Irish to explain … Continue reading »

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Why is That?

Deep question of the week:  Why does it seem that my faith in God on a particular subject of one area of my life is at its weakest when my faith in other areas of my life are on a high and in other areas my faith is being proved? Other people seem to be … Continue reading »

Categories: Freedom, God the Father Son and Holy Spirit | 5 Comments


This week’s theme, “Romance”.  Make sure you trip over to my sideboard and see what the others have, maybe later this week I could actually update it and you can see who wins but then again this is me, don’t hold you breath… Oh so many things I headed out to take pictures of including … Continue reading »

Categories: Dirt, Freedom, God the Father Son and Holy Spirit, Learning | 9 Comments

How Do They Come to These Conclusions?

Bienenbuettel farm.  Does this name ring a bell?  Germany’s version of the CDC has determined that the recent outbreak of E. Coli, a bacteria that normally occurs in the lower gut of warm blooded animals and manufactures Vitamin K for the host, but of which, virulent strains can cause severe illness and even death when … Continue reading »

Categories: Food and Drink, Freedom, Garden Methods, Health, Heritage, Nation, Things My Mother Said (or Did), Working With Animals | 4 Comments

Sumpin’ I Noticed

I notice I don’t read books or watch movies ’bout folks that sit ’round readin’ books or watchin’ movies.

Categories: Freedom, Spiritual Disciplines | 4 Comments

Oh My This Is Hard

Like I told the group in an e-mail, voting on which header was the best brought up that whole issue that I don’t decide well.  Again. I hate the optometrist, “Which is better, one?  Or two?  Two? Or Three?”  The poor fellow really gets his work out when I’m in the chair. “Gee, I don’t … Continue reading »

Categories: Blogging, Freedom, Gathering, God the Father Son and Holy Spirit | 5 Comments

On the Subject of Mother

Then the scribes and Pharisees who were from Jerusalem came to Jesus, saying, “Why do Your disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.” He answered and said to them, “Why do you also transgress the commandment of God because of your tradition?  For God … Continue reading »

Categories: Freedom, Health, Spiritual Disciplines | 9 Comments

Hand Wringing and Doom and Gloomers

If it is a sin to worry… oh, wait.. you may not know that, let me set my premise to this whole chat then. Worry:In Matthew, chapter six, Jesus speaks a good deal of worry, he asks us if it really gets us any where and in a way answers that and then says to … Continue reading »

Categories: Freedom, God the Father Son and Holy Spirit, Nation, Spiritual Disciplines | 12 Comments

Asparagus Beds

A few more beds in Barn Garden need to be made up, We did these this week for asparagus. Anna did an excellent job of clearing the area of weeds including along the duck fence. When the weeds get thick at the fence line it holds the rain water in the garden area instead of … Continue reading »

Categories: Environment, Freedom, Garden Methods, Things My Mother Said (or Did), Vicktory Farm and Gardens | 6 Comments

Too Much? Balance?

Please be patient with me today Dear Reader, I know I’ve written about my pet peeve before but some things have been stacking up towards needing to write about it again, then my good friend wrote a little something and it got me all charged up. Read this and then come back here for my … Continue reading »

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