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About linzie2

Daughter. Wife. Mama. Homebirther. Lactivist. Nurse. Healer. Educator. Aspiring homesteader. Gardener. Tea drinker. Enviromentalist. Seamstress. Photographer. One happy camper!

happy mother’s day!

It’s been quiet here on the blog. But not here at home! I’m going to try to ease back into posting, at least more frequently that once a month! Happy Mama’s Day to all the lucky ladies out there!

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once in a lifetime

Yesterday Eli, John and I had a once in a lifetime experience. The DEC knew of a collared bear who had a den here on the tree farm. Probably about a half mile from our house, within site. The same … Continue reading

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Beginning again

Sorry for the absence. Winter was long and stress was high. But spring is here and along with it a brighter mood. Today I collected our first egg. And with that, I’ll begin again.

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I title a lot of my posts with numbers. But this number. Ouch. Cold. It’s no surprise in Western New York, it seems like single digits are the calling card of January. But it is my first year as a … Continue reading

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tactile stimulation

Somedays Most days my mind is going a million miles a minute. No lie. I recently saw this picture and could totally relate. Anyone else? Anyway, the constant chatter in the background of kids needs, wants and whatever else goes … Continue reading

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With the warm streak last week, all of the snow is gone on the hill. It seemed a little bittersweet, having had that white fluffy stuff fall by the foot and now to just have brown clumps here and there. … Continue reading

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Today was just an ordinary day. An ordinary sunny, winter day. For some reason I felt very present and enjoyed lots of little moments today. This morning brought time at the YMCA. School for John, exercise for me. Complete with … Continue reading

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