Baker Seeds and Pioneer Village

Baker Creek Heirloom Seed company is based in Mansfield, Missouri and carries over 1,400 varieties of heirloom vegetable, herb and flower seeds, the largest selection in the United States.  I have purchased all of my garden seed from Baker Creek for the last two years.… Read the rest

Finding Laura and Churning Butter

I recently read The Wilder Life: My adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie by Wendy McClure who is on a search for her minds version of “Laura World.”  The funny thing is, I never realized that I have been on my own hunt for some version of “Laura World” for years.… Read the rest

Laura Ingalls Wilder House at Rocky Ridge Farm

I love the Little House on the Prairie book series written by Laura Ingalls Wilder.  In fact, I love just about anything to do with “pioneer” times and prairie culture.  I have such a place in my heart for it that if I believed in reincarnation I would believe one of my past lives was during the pioneer times. … Read the rest

5 Fun Things to do in Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach has a reputation for being a hot spot for spring breakers.  However, during the rest of the year, it is a REALLY beautiful, family-friendly beach.  There are TONS of things to do while here.  We did some different things on this visit and have some additional things planned for our next visit. … Read the rest