Oh I’m excited about this week’s From The Farm hop! Normally, we hosts choose our favorites but right now we’re featuring the top five most viewed link ups, and they’re terrific! Check them out and be sure to check out the other terrific blogs linked up this week. Be sure to link up your own relevant posts as well. Happy Friday and Shabbat Shalom 😉
It’s From The Farm Friday again! My favorite from last week’s hop is one that reminded me of something I’ve wanted to do for some time – Obtain a big old stack of cloth napkins so I don’t have to buy paper napkins anymore. I planned on making them…and it hasn’t happened yet so maybe I’ll just have to do what she did. It’s right up my bargain-hunting alley!
Do you love jars? I do! When I saw this post (with a Vintage Style Mason Jars giveaway!) linked up to last week’s From The Farm blog hop I had to giggle a little. I mean, a lot of the people checking out this hop are homesteaders and gardeners. Of course we love jars! My husband says I have more jars than any one person should be allowed… Continue Reading
Do you ever feel overwhelmed? Stuck? Like you’re just spinning your wheels? I wish I could say I never do, but truth is that is a very common occurrence for me. There are just so many things I want to do but only so much time in a day/week/month/year. I get distracted easily. I’m a recovering perfectionist. And then there’s squirrels. And shiny things. Sigh.
This year is possibly a shmitah year, which means a sabbath year for the land – letting it rest. Our farming forefathers understood the value of letting the land rest, whether the did it because they followed Torah or not. Everything that grows or produces needs rest from time to time! I’m just learning about shmitah (you can learn more about it here) There is so much disagreement about… Continue Reading
If you’re trying to find an alternative to chemical-laden fabric softeners, you might want to give dryer balls a try. They help dry your clothes more quickly, soften and reduce static I’ve been using dryer balls for a couple of years now, but they are PVC…which is probably just as bad. An alternative to PVC dryer balls is