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About mountaincreekhome

"To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion, to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart, to bear all cheerfully, to all bravely await occasions, hurry never. In a word, to let the spiritual unbidden and unconscious grow up through the common. This is to be my symphony." ~William Henry Channing (1810-1884)

Garden Entry June 26, 2013

Things around here are very busy now. By the end of the season things should fall back into a slower pace. We have a few new chickens. Planted a lot of stuff we lost during the well pump disaster where … Continue reading

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Summer Bounty

photo copyright Japan Aquaponics. Respectfully. It is hard to imagine that it has rained for almost two months straight! It is so beautiful and lush green here now. The majestic mountains and green valley is inviting after six months of … Continue reading

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New greenhouse and planting time

Hello lovelies! It is a beautiful day here at the farm. The whole community is now in action mowing their grass, planting fields of veggies and cropping the last bails of hay from winter. This year I have decided to … Continue reading

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The CT shooting- A lesson for us all

In light of the CT shooting by the 20 year old austic boy I have decided to change today’s theme and entry to this subject instead. The more information we have on the shooter the more we tend to sympathize … Continue reading

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It “owns” us

Sometimes when we move to a special place we love it so much that we never want to leave it. In this we develop deep feelings regarding our little home place; which creates an attachment. We become attached thinking that … Continue reading

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Choosing my Life Ingredients

photo credit   This is the week when we begin to look at the world through a fresh set of eyes and begin to make choices.  It’s the week when we become master chefs and choose the appropriate ingredients … Continue reading

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What Gifts Reside here?

photo credit 1. What Gifts did I bring to this place? One of the gifts is my writng about this special place and how liberated I feel by living here. Being able to share my experiences through my journal, … Continue reading

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