Welcome to my first blog post here on the Roots & Arrows Homestead website. This is a new venture that I've taken on after being inspired by Jessica Sowards, or Jess, from Roots & Refuge Farm. https://youtu.be/kF6qdLDkbrE This video spoke to me, as many of Jess's videos usually do. I so often feel as if... Continue Reading →
Happy December Everyone! The days since my last post have passed so quickly that I feel like my head is spinning. It's hard to believe that we are in December already! Life sure has been hectic over here as we enter the Christmas season. I have been so busy balancing the work my classes require,... Continue Reading →
My days, it's been a while. I hope this post finds you happy and healthy. This is going to be more of an update and an informative letter from me to you.
Scripture tells us that fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. From our dependence on Christ, our strength will come.
I feel like the word homestead brings on a whole host of emotions. Should we stick to the traditional definition of what makes a homestead?
Someone will view you as being a lazy person, and others may think of you as uneducated or unable to get a job outside the home. There may be the ones, like your in-laws, who see you as unwilling to contribute to the household income – expecting your husband to carry the financial burden on his own.
I went into this with 100% rose-colored glasses on. Growing and harvesting your own food is not just a sustainability thing, it’s a getting closer to God thing for me.
Welcome back to Roots And Arrows Homestead! I am so excited to share with you this Blueberry Muffin Cookie recipe! Actually, I stumbled upon this recipe kind of by accident! My original mission was to whip up some muffin tops, but they didn’t quite turn out as thick as my muffin tops usually do. That... Continue Reading →
Being a wife is hard. Being a mom is hard. And when those two things make up your entire life, LIFE is hard. Each season brings with it a different kind of hard
Hey, y’all! Welcome back to Roots & Arrows Homestead. Today I share with you some of the things that I've got growing on in my greenhouse garden and what I am most looking forward to watch grow this season.