Archive for January, 2013

Pyr Puppy Progress

Today, a beautiful, Badger marked female pup, is driving home with her new family. They live in Philadelphia, PA.  Some would say that Minnesota is a long way to drive for a puppy.  However, I have learned over the years of raising Great Pyrenees pups, that the folks who buy them love adventures. They are […]

January 31, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Great Pyrs

A Letter For My Son

Dear John, “Let not mercy and truth forsake you; Bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart, and so find favor and high esteem in the sight of God and man.”  Proverbs 3:3,4,5 These are words to live by. I love you, Mom

January 31, 2013 · Sarah · One Comment
Posted in: Contemplations


A letter to my son from his Father— Dear John, “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord,” plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”. Love, God

January 30, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

The Best Time of My Day

The best time of day is early in the morning. It is dark outside, and silent in the house.  I am in my favorite chair with a blanket around my shoulders. The poodle is curled up at my feet, and a Great Pyrenees is watching me from across the room. My Bible is in my […]

January 30, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

Saturday Night

Home made pizza in the oven, new packages of heir loom seeds on the counter,  fresh;y bathed poodle on my lap,  beautiful sunset in the West, new video to watch tonight, all make up my Saturday night.  Let the good times roll!

January 26, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations, Kitchen

Square Foot Gardening 2013

While we plan on continuing our 10,000 square foot main garden this year, there will also be more of the square foot gardens going in.  For me, they are the easiest and most fun.  There are photos and basic “How to make it work” info on out web site. The  Square Foot gardens on pedestals […]

January 25, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden


An unusual amount of phone calls and e mail requests for prayer have come in this morning.  Has anyone else noticed this today?

January 25, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

The Name

The Name of the Lord is a strong tower; The righteous run to it and are safe.  Proverbs 18:10 This is true.

January 23, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

Garden 2013

Milk and Honey Farm garden 2013 has begun.  The kitchen counters are stacked with trays holding wet potting soil. The Perennial flower and herb seeds have been sorted and are ready to be planted.  The Grow light bulbs in the basement are plugged in. The thermometer on the back porch reads minus ten degrees. I […]

January 22, 2013 · Sarah · One Comment
Posted in: Garden

Today at Our House

The sun is bright, reflecting on the snow.  Fish curry is simmering on the stove. Ten thousand times ten thousand heirloom seeds are being sorted on the kitchen table. Piles of seed catalogs stand waiting for new orders to be placed.  Great Pyr puppies are playing  under my feet.  Bob is hauling trays and pots […]

January 19, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations