About Me

I’m a 20-something farmer’s wife who has finally learned to eat healthy, be happy, and live well!

I live on a farm in rural Virginia and couldn’t be happier 🙂 My honey and I live in a log cabin that we renovated (with help from lots of family and friends!) on his family’s farm. We have acres of land and only one neighbors plus lots of family just a few miles up the road.

The other member of our family is Titan, a black Great Dane. This is what he looked like when we brought him home…all 29 pounds of him at 11 weeks!

This is what he looks like now…all 135 pounds of him! He’s such a sweetheart and just wants to be loved on. For a little bit more about my puppy, check out this post.

Yes, he does wear shoes. And yes, he does think he’s still a teeny tiny puppy!

Back to me now…

I work full time at a local university and in my spare time I like to read in my hammock, work out in my “home gym,” and spend time in my kitchen cooking and baking new recipes. I love my “me time” but couldn’t live without my honey. We’ll be celebrating three years of marriage and almost six years together in late June.

Photo courtesy my awesome photographer: Jodi Miller at http://www.jodimillerphotography.com

Check out My Healthy Lifestyle page to learn more about why I eat and live the way I do.


26 responses »

  1. It is so nice to ‘meet’ you, Kristin! I am a farmers daughter and wouldn’t change it for the world! Nothing better than working cows and getting your hands dirty and feeling truly tired at the end of the day, knowing that you’ve done something. Thanks for stopping by my new blog… it is an adventure to say the least. Keep at it! 🙂 You sound like an awesome person!

  2. Awww I love your log cabin! What a gorgeous home!

  3. Your home looks amazing! I lovel log cabins 🙂 So cool you were able to build your dream home!

  4. Ohmigosh your dog is the cutest thing ever!!!

  5. Hi! I just found your blog through CnC. You definitely have a reader in me!

  6. Your house looks so cool! I’d love to live on a farm.

    Your pup is also SO cute!

  7. Oh my goodness. Your house is gorgeous, and that puppy!! ADORABLE!

  8. Hi Kristin, I just came across your blog (think through Kath’s) and love reading about your healthy approach to life. Looking forward to reading more 🙂

  9. Found your blog tonight! Love it! I’m a newbie too! How long have you been blogging?

  10. Wowww your life sounds beautiful and truly unique!! I mean, what life isn’t unique in its own way right? But it’s so different from what I know here in Southern Cali! haha 😀 Nice to meetcha girl–I love your house and your puuuppyyyyyy so cute.

  11. Me too! Just trying to balance real life with blogging. To produce posts people actually want to read is harder than it looks 😉 You’re doing a great job!

  12. I love your log cabin! So cute!

  13. Your home is so gorgeous! Makes me want to plan a vacation asap to stay in a log cabin. And your pup is too adorable!

  14. Oh my goodness you have the coolest life ever! I live in a suburban sprawl so your farm looks amazing 🙂 Look forward to reading more!

  15. What a beautiful house! Love it!! I’m so glad to have stumbled onto your blog. I spent many happy summers on my grandparent’s farm in West Virginia. It’s the BEST life! 🙂

  16. I just found your blog through katie at peaceloveandoats, and I can’t wait to read more! I love your renovated log cabin. And the adorable puppy doesn’t hurt either!

  17. Your puppy is SO cute! I just got a pug puppy. They take up A LOT of time, don’t they!?

  18. HI! I haven’t been in a log cabin but in my country we have a similar house like that called Nipa Hut, made from Nipa leaves. It’s cool inside the house, I bet your house is like that too.

  19. Just found your blog and you are living my dream! I would love to live a simple life on a farm! Can not wait to read more on your blog! xoxo


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