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The Contemplations of a Lost Writer

As a young adult, I had a personal motto. Basically, if an opportunity arose, I would carefully consider whether it was something I truly wanted to do. If the situation in question scared me, or the amount of work deterred me, … Continue reading

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Five Years

It has been almost six years since Rose started this blog. We were a year into our lives in Fort McMurray and getting ready to start the process of buying our first home with Nathaniel. We were a family of … Continue reading

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An Update

Hello faithful readers! I want to apologize for our absence since the end of April. As it turns out, May and June were pretty crazy months for us. As most of you are aware, Fort McMurray was evacuated on May … Continue reading

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An Udder Surprise

Dearest friends, please forgive me. My last post was extremely discouraging. We’re all in much better spirits, now. The spring has sprung, birds are singing, buds are opening, and everyone is feeling frisky. Jude has been in raptures over the … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Slipper

I’ve been sharing a lot of highlights, lately, of our new life on the farm. Barefoot Meadows has been an exciting place. There have been things to explore, new animals, and fun. Tonight, though, I’m going to share something different. … Continue reading

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Updates

Hello, friends! As you’ve probably noticed, this blog has grown. My dear Jude has been upgraded from a guest blogger to a (semi) regular writer. Look for the “posted by” tag at the top of new posts, and you may … Continue reading

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Lambies and Barleys

Yesterday we got a couple of bottle lambs!!! Meet Slipper and Fluffy!!! A bottle lamb is a lamb that has to be bottle fed. Fluffy is the one with more black on it’s face. FYI Fluffy is the nibbler. I named Fluffy and … Continue reading

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Settling in at Barefoot Meadows

This past weekend, we left our old home in Fort McMurray. My two younger sisters and I packed the kids up on Friday and headed out of town. The next morning, Andrew (and our beloved posse of helpers) followed with … Continue reading

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9 Days and Counting…

You probably noticed that, after our big announcement, we were conspicuously silent. (In case you missed the last few posts, we’re in the process of moving to a little farm we bought.) Shortly after posting, we got down to the … Continue reading

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Barefoot Adventures Part 3

Once we got home, Andrew and I began discussing what we’d make as an offer. After some consideration, we got in touch with our realtor. I won’t go into too much detail about the negotiations, but we were, eventually, able to … Continue reading

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