from way down in
are far enough from town to claim the quiet "country life",
but yet close enough to my husband's workplace to make it semi
convenient. We live on a little over six acres. We are beginning our
animal population with our birds, at present (chickens, ducks, and one
lone turkey). Of course, that does not include our chocolate lab,
Sassie. We do hope to eventually add some goats as soon as it is
are fighting an ongoing war with the ever invasive prickly pear cacti,
which seems to thrive in the poor soil conditions here.
are homeschooling our son. We actually began informally when he was a
toddler and it became official when he turned five years old (he is
presently seven years old). With both my husband and myself teaching
him, he does have the benefit of "two on one" interaction,
which is evident in his progress. Nevertheless, there are challenges.
Due to health problems I face, things occasionally slow down.
To compensate, we have class year round.
This allows us to take a day off when necessary.
enjoy cooking, reading and when time permits, crafting. I occasionally
do creative writing projects as gifts for friends and family.
I hope to get to know some of the fine people who are part of the network of PhancyPages subscribers. I am definitely a people person, and I am sure that I can learn quite a lot from those who are experienced in the ways of country life