Meet Leroy

Meet Leroy

There’s a new man on the Ranch these days! 🙂 Actually he’s been here for a couple of months now and I’m hoping has already gotten his job done. 😉 You probably read about the unfortunate incident with the Buck we borrowed from some friends who became...
Best Pancakes EVER

Best Pancakes EVER

Pancakes are pretty easy to make. In fact, once I discovered just how easy it was to make pancakes from scratch, I felt pretty dumb for having made them from a “mix” for so many years! Seriously, there is no reason to be paying so much more for a pancake...
No Spend Challenge Week 1

No Spend Challenge Week 1

The first week of the no-spend challenge was actually pretty easy. We do most of our shopping online and since we don’t go “out” anywhere much it’s easy to resist temptation. 😉 I knew our shopping day (Sunday) was looming though and I wanted to...
Natural Air Purification

Natural Air Purification

This past Fall we decided we needed some house plants. We burn wood in the winter to heat our home and the result is dry, dusty, air! However, my track record with keeping plants alive is very… uh… not good! And our house is situated so that there really...