Real Pig Farming

#RealPigFarming is hard work and dedication that never truly ends. It's waking up every hour during the night to check on a gilt having her first litter of piglets. It's staying up from 2 am until 7 am to assist farrowing a difficult delivery and still going to school or work that day. It's holding …

What I Want

June 12, 2017 What I Want A while ago I asked Derek what he wanted most. (We were talking about what we wanted most in life). He responded with kids. I asked why and this is what he told me: Because he didn't get to spend much time with his grandpa and he wants his …

Moments

June 11, 2017 Moments    Life is about the moments. The ones you never get back. It's about going to the beach with your best friend. Sure, its finals week and I should be studying. But, that's no fun. So I got in my car and I drove to the beach. I wasn't going to …

Modern Housewife

June 9, 2017 Modern Housewife  I want to be the modern version of a country housewife. The stigma around being a housewife is usually negative - doing all the cooking, cleaning, and raising. I want to change that, make it more modern. Yes, I still want to cook, clean, and raise my children, but not all by myself. …

Maejor

June 9, 2017 Maejor  This is the story of my 3-year-old Border Collie named Maejor. She's the LOML and BFF (sorry, babe). Anyone who knows me, knows I love my dog. Like, more than anything, really. I would be lost without her. We do pretty much everything together. She loves to play, go for walks, and …