A farmgirl wannabe tries to escape the fast lane. Will the process be painful or blissful? Will her husband relent or resent? Tune in tomorrow for the next chapter of Gracious Acres . . .
Friday, April 18, 2008
The weather here has been a bit unpredictable - snow one day, 76 degrees the next, wind, then cold and rainy. DD insists on wearing capris and I insist on her wearing a jacket; I guess this is what they call "compromise."
Iowa girl goes to the big city, makes big money, marries a carpenter who appreciates the simple things. Girl is now farmer wannabe trying to get out of corporate America and learn the "lost arts" of homesteading on three acres in rural Iowa.