Pregnant again? How the second time is different than the first

Oh the joys of pregnancy.  Being pregnant is an interesting journey.  In nine short (or long) months your body takes over and you are just along for the ride.  While I love the fact that there is a baby growing inside of me, the rest I just kind of tolerate.  Some women absolutely love being …

Why we want to be homesteaders

I grew up in your typical sidewalk lined residential neighborhood.  It had shortcuts through peoples backyards and a small store on the corner.  My best childhood pal didn’t have a phone, so to see if she was home I had to walk down the block and knock on her door.  (This was the early 90’s …