Tips for setting up a new acreage

I have lived in the country most of my life plus have seen literally hundreds of rural homes during my career as a Realtor. Spring is often the season when many people start to think about either buying… more »

The hidden life of trees

This is a first: a book about trees has been on the best sellers list for over 25 weeks.
This may be the first time a book about trees made it on to this esteemed list at all. more »

Dear Abby (Helen)

I’m sure, at some point in your life, you’ve had the chance to speak a few words of encouragement or wisdom into someone’s life? more »

Living long and wide and deep

It’s a popular trend to think that, since we don’t know that we will live long, we should live wide—taking in every experience possible with the motto “You only live once,”… more »

Fun and games

Folks did more than just work hard in the early days; they knew how to have homemade fun too in their spare time. more »

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