Category: The Lifestyle

Worth It

Worth It

Another year has come around, and a flurry of planning and New Year’s resolving has come with it.  There are so many things we’d all like to do this year: […]

Stovetop Apples
The Simple Things

The Simple Things

Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  We’re all looking forward to spending time with the family giving thanks for our blessings.  And we certainly have a lot to be thankful […]

Doing the Lord's Work in the Lord's Way

Doing the Lord’s Work in the Lord’s Way

Wouldn’t you like to know that you’re doing the work of the Lord? And wouldn’t you like to be sure that you’re doing it in His way? If your answer […]

Don't Look Back

Don’t Look Back

We all have probably made this mistake at some point in our lives.  It’s very easy to do.  But it’s also one of the most crippling things that we could […]

Getting Started: Part 4—Focus

Getting Started: Part 4—Focus

Distractions abound in all areas of life.  Every day we are bombarded with ideas: Things that we must do. Things that we could do. Things that we want to do. […]

Getting Started: Part 3—Persevere

Getting Started: Part 3—Persevere

Country living is exciting.  Every day is a new adventure.  The opportunities to learn and challenge yourself never end.  Freedom, family life, peace and quiet—aren’t these things we all crave? […]

Getting Started: Part 2—Think For Yourself

Getting Started: Part 2—Think For Yourself

It can be very tempting to align ourselves with an ideology or movement, can’t it?  Usually we’re attracted to a particular way of thinking because there’s something in it that […]

Getting Started: Part 1—Live Debt Free

Getting Started: Part 1—Live Debt Free

Are you new to country living?  Just starting out or maybe taking a deep breath before making the jump?  Never fear!  Over the next four weeks you’ll find tips to […]