Sharing Our Real

CLICK TO LISTEN HERE: Social media is a funny thing. It can be knock-your-socks-off awesome and it can be curl-up-in-fetal-position-crying-on-the-bathroom-floor awful. Sounds like motherhood, too, but that’s not really what I want to talk about. Actually, it kind of is, because all of it really does go hand-in-hand…except when we only see the good and…

It’s Ok to Not Be Ok, But Suicide is Not Ok

  Sometimes it’s easier to be an island than reach out to those around us – especially if we live a life far removed from others, at least physically. Sometimes we see people struggling but don’t know how to help, when to help or if to even offer help. Sometimes life is just hard and…

Light at the End of the Row

  When I wrote my article for this month’s Ag Now Magazine a few weeks ago, we were facing losing our corn to drought. Today we are facing losing the same corn to flooding.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ And this is farming.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ And this is life.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ “Yes, hard things and tough times happen and some, if…

Live Your Story Podcast Interview

  I love sharing stories – mine and others. So, to be on a podcast called “Live Your Story” is kinda all sorts my jam. I had a great time talking with podcast host Marlene Eick. She’s the real deal, y’all! A great motivational speaker, blogger and podcaster…and now my (fingers-crossed) future RV touring partner…

Lessons In The Hustle

  It’s the time of year things ramp up on the farm – or they are supposed to, anyway. Weather is the biggest factor in whether or not that happens and it’s been more whoah than go the last few weeks. In the stress of the hustle and even lack there of when we need…

Coming Home Again

  According to the posts on this blog, I’ve been missing…or had nothing going on worth sharing…or stuck in mud or under a really big rock. The latter is closest to the truth (and was true for the 36 months of winter we had), but not altogether true. The farm has actually been going strong…

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I'm Meredith - a Southern rooted wife, mama, photographer and writer who believes in the power of our stories. I'm saved daily by Grace, strong coffee & trucker hats. Welcome to my ordinarily extraordinary life on the farm. 

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