Finer Things

5 Steps to Picking Ripe Watermelons

5 Steps to Picking Ripe Watermelons

5 Steps to Picking Ripe Watermelons Americans have taken much joy in fresh watermelons.  Their roots run deep into American history, particularly…

Hydroponic Gardening

Hydroponic Gardening

HYDROPONIC GARDENING Whenever a group of gardeners get together at least one in the group will, more than likely, bring up hydroponics. …

Birthday Traditions

Birthday Traditions

BIRTHDAY TRADITIONS Birthdays in the Harris household are fun, loud, and very important. With 7 kids, birthdays are a big deal. The…

How to Graft Apple Trees

How to Graft Apple Trees

Let us begin this article with an assumption. Let’s assume you are a good old country boy (or girl for that matter)…

My Letter to a Son

My Letter to a Son

MY LETTER TO A SON Yesterday as I was praying and thinking about the needs of each of the children, I had…

15 Minute Rule

15 Minute Rule

15 MINUTE RULE This post is for you mothers out there that have so much to do that you don’t even know…

Eating Local

Eating Local

Eating Local Every Southerner is, in some way, exposed to farming or ranching.  When I drive anywhere outside of town, I pass…

Living Ready Article 2013

Living Ready Article 2013

Living Ready Article 2013 Living Ready Magazine is a fantastic site full of interesting ideas and articles on staying prepared in short and…