The Simple Life: Easily Amused

The Simple Life: Easily Amused

I love this photo of my Uncle Wayne and Grandpa Watts spending a quiet evening on the farm in Minnesota … around the mid-1950s. When did our modern world of entertainment get so complicated and technical? Why are we so busy?

I’ve heard of Meatless Mondays and Wordless Wednesdays … let’s go for       Simple Sundays (or the day of your choice) and have an evening of unplugged entertainment once a week. What a great example to set for our kids!

The simple life. It’s good for the soul!

Poop Pile: Working With Compost

Poop Pile: Working With Compost

For the longest time, I felt guilty that I didn’t have a compost pile. I thought it was a lot of work and a stinky mess.


While I’m always looking for ways to live closer to the land, I also need to live simply. Continue reading