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Two Down, Two to Go

Two Down, Two to Go

That’s right! I made it to my second weight loss goal! Albeit a few days late, but who can predict what is going on in a pre-menopausal body. Wow! I never think of myself in those terms. It is such an odd thing to say. 

150 lbs by 50!

150 lbs by 50!

In January 2020, I started a journey that I’ve kept to myself because I didn’t want announce it and seem like just another person on the losing weight / New Year’s resolution bandwagon. I have not liked my size for several years. I had not 

Our 2020 vision

Our 2020 vision

Here it is! The start of a brand new year! A brand new DECADE! AND a brand new vision! Boy, I’ll bet that phrase gets overused and wears out quickly! We aren’t going to begin our new decade with tons of resolutions, grand designs or 

Wrapping up 2019

Wrapping up 2019

It has been a crazy ride in 2019! January began with J on 3rd shift, and the boys and I working to complete our first school year together. Spring rolled in with a flash flood, a sucessful finish to K5 and 2nd grade, and a 

Thankfulness

Thankfulness

It’s been 5 years since we moved to Tennessee. When we arrived, we had a 3 year old and an 18 month old infant. As we tried to navigate a new town/state, we also found a new freedom to recreate the holidays we love. Decorating 

Feels like Fall, Finally!

Feels like Fall, Finally!

It has finally turned off cool! Autumn has really began here at E3:20 Acres. Time for bonfires, apple cider and college football! It is also time for finishing the outside work that we had to leave off during 90°-100° weather we had in Summer. Chores 

When it rains, it pours

When it rains, it pours

Phase 2 – Maybe the third time is the charm for this flood damage repair effort.

So Much Rain

So Much Rain

I have never seen rain like we had in February. Two separate rainfalls, Feb 6-7 and Feb 19-24, produced almost 20″ here at the farm. The water damage to our property is considerable. Our pond is a catch basin for the water that runs off 

The difference a year makes

The difference a year makes

Last year on Easter Resurrection Sunday, we woke up from spending the very first night on our new farm, which we recently named E3:20 Acres.

Seize the moment!

Seize the moment!

Seize the unexpected opportunities!