Category Archives for "Resistance"
Things sure are different on a farm. This morning I went on Facebook and everyone was so excited for the weekend. All the weekly TGIF memes are circulating and people are talking about their plans to relax. It made me think about what I should do, when I realized – umm…I don’t get weekends now. […]Read More
Okay, I know it isn’t actually Friday, but yesterday got away from me, and “Saturday Farm Blog” doesn’t have the same ring to it. This week at the farm, it was not all peace and rainbows. Early in the week, I got a message from my landlady asking for help up at the barn, where […]Read More
Sometimes I miss blogging just to write about everyday life, so, inspired by The Buzz written by my friend Gaye at Backdoor Survival, I thought I’d dedicate Friday mornings to telling you guys about our adventures at the new farm that we’ve leased. It’s amazing how quickly you become an animal hoarder when you have […]Read More
Everyone knows that when you fall on hard times financially, you tighten your budget. But it’s one thing to go through and examine your own personal spending, making decisions where to cut and where to continue spending, and quite another to have someone personally unaffected by those cuts make the decisions for you. As the […]Read More
Peaceful demonstrations of civil disobedience, quiet acts of self-reliance, and living without expecting to be rescued are all ways that you can rebel, and nary a drop of blood will be shed.Read More
Raise your hand if you survived a childhood in the 60s, 70s, and 80s that included one or more of the following, frowned-upon activities (raise both hands if you bear a scar proving your daredevil participation in these dare-devilish events)Read More
CBS is giving broke people the opportunity to win a life-changing amount of money. All you have to do is get on television, cry some, grovel a lot, and beg for it.Read More