A Day in The Life

A blog featuring the everyday adventures of a rural mom and her family.




Down Home Gumbo

Tools 1 large pot 1 medium sized skilled Chopping knives and cutting board Cooking and serving utensils Ingredients: 1 tbsp vegetable oil for skillet 1 stick butter ~2/3 cup flour 1 onion diced 3 stalks celery diced 1 green bell pepper diced 3 cloves garlic minced 1 32oz carton chicken broth 2 cups okra diced…

What’s Growin’ On?

Since we last spoke, it’s been nothing but change here at the Little Blue House. Amidst all the spring excitement of planning and planting in the garden, I gave birth to a precious baby boy! New and wonderful things came this spring! With recovery going well and our little home returning to a state of…

An Ode to Spring

Things at The Little Blue House are warming up as the days grow longer and spring settles in. We have been busy revamping our garden, starting vegetable seeds, tending our to our horse pasture, and brooding our set of spring chicks! To top off our spring excitement, our second baby will be making his debut…


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