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Preserving Fall’s Glory

Preserving Fall’s Glory

It looks to be that this is the last week of warmth for Ohio. Fall has finally arrived. But just as quickly as she sweeps in, wooing us with her colors and smells, she’s gone, leaving us all wishing we had paid her just a […]

Empty Nesting

Empty Nesting

Friends. I am a woman in mourning. My geese have left me. They’re still breathing mind you, but its pairing season and apparently, this Momma Goose is no longer fulfilling their needs. Leave and cleave – or something like that. Our geese originally came from […]

For the Love of Faverolles

For the Love of Faverolles

Im a full-fledged bird lady. When we first got chickens, we lived on a tiny city lot just a few miles from Toledo’s downtown. The kids and I spent our mornings watching their crazy antics, their fights over worms and apple peels, and constantly replaced […]

Tiny Houses: Not Welcome.

Tiny Houses: Not Welcome.

When he pulled up and got out of his car, we assumed he was a tiny house lover, ready to profess this adoration of our home. :::is my naivety showing?::: With a fair amount of edge in his voice and a furrowed brow he simply […]

Knitting Yarns & Bad Days

Knitting Yarns & Bad Days

Click. Click. Click. Click. Click. Click. The day has been a hard one already. Ive yelled at my kids, felt overwhelmed by my to-do list and cant help but feel the waves of anxiety beginning to well up – I am feeling not enough. In […]

So, you want to homeschool?

So, you want to homeschool?

Before I had kids, if you would have asked if I would homeschool, I would have responded with a resounding, “HEEEEECK NO!” Never did I imagine that I would soon be starting this journey but thats life isn’t it? So should you be in the […]

Tiny House & Toys

Tiny House & Toys

Parents – the toy struggle is REAL. Amiright or Amiright? Its not long before you feel like TOYS are taking over your home whether you’ve got a tiny house or not! Take a deep breath, you are not alone! Here are a few insights that […]

What do you do with all your stuff?”

What do you do with all your stuff?”

Invariably, this is a question I almost always hear. And for good reason! Deciding what stays and what goes is probably one of the most difficult parts of the Going Tiny process. The reality is, you just cant fit it all! So how do you […]