Abigail and David . . . What the Story Really Means

The story of Abigail and David is one that has come to hold great meaning for me.  I thought that I'd summarize it here. David was living and hiding out in Carmel with his men, on the run to avoid being killed by King Saul.  David found out that Nabal, a very wealthy man from … Continue reading Abigail and David . . . What the Story Really Means

The Simple Effects of Ponderizing . . . The First Step in a Principle Based Ketogenic Lifestyle

I have found, over time, that happiness in life seems to be the greatest when I strive for balance in the three basic aspects of life: Mind, Body & Spirit.  Yes, I am a physician, and I spend the majority of my day applying advise and treatment plans that have been demonstrated to be effective … Continue reading The Simple Effects of Ponderizing . . . The First Step in a Principle Based Ketogenic Lifestyle

Happy Sunday . . . from the Perspective of a Puggle.

Good morning!! My name is Gracie.  I am Adam's trusted Puggle. I just wanted to show you around the farm this morning.  Adam's been pretty busy lately with all the chores and his office and trying to be a human.  I thought I'd show you what it looks like from my view. So, follow me … Continue reading Happy Sunday . . . from the Perspective of a Puggle.

Three Feathered Additions to the Family

We had three little chicks born overnight. Mother hen has been roosting for the last month and three of them hatched today.  Quite beautiful little chicks . . . if I do say so.  What do you think? We lost 5 chickens due to the sudden swing in heat last week (20 degree swing up … Continue reading Three Feathered Additions to the Family

Aquaponics Pond Paradise . . . Paths Untrodden

In paths untrodden, In the growth by margins of pond-waters, Escaped from the life that exhibits itself, From all the standards hitherto publish’d—from the pleasures, profits, eruditions, conformities, Which too long I was offering to feed my soul; Clear to me, now, standards not yet publish’d—clear to me that my Soul, That the Soul of … Continue reading Aquaponics Pond Paradise . . . Paths Untrodden

Aquaponics Koi Pond . . . Progress

Had a little time yesterday to work on the second grow bed.  Placed an 8x16 foot liner in the grow bed area that sits a foot above the pond.  After leveling it out and dropping the liner, I transferred my 1" siphone over and plugged it in.  I filled the grow bed with water and … Continue reading Aquaponics Koi Pond . . . Progress