Category Archives: Farm

All about our Farm in general!

Pics and Layout …

We have had multiple requests for pics of the property and our “plan”. First, the pics. When I hear the words farm or homestead, especially in Colorado, I picture rolling hills, lush landscape, a creek running swiftly, bunnies holding hands … Continue reading


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Waging War on the ‘hoppers

As we wait, not-so-patiently, to get the keys to our new farm tomorrow thanks to this “we buy houses company”, we are restless. Well, restless might not cover it. We are on edge, looking around at all that still has … Continue reading

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Brambleshire Farm is on the move …

Well, we are on the move, both Virtually and Physically. Virtualityness … Every time I type the word “Virtual” (or any of its various iterations) I think of the Matrix. As I start typing the letter “V” in the word, … Continue reading

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Thoughts …

When is enough, enough? We received word last night that our application for the loan was denied. I don’t blame the lenders at all, being sick and losing my job a few years back devastated our finances. They are just trying to … Continue reading

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Progress …

The Inspection … dun, dun, duuunnnn … We headed out to the farm last weekend to meet the inspector and to have a second date with the property (more to come on that below). The inspection took about 2 hours. … Continue reading

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Paperwork, paperwork, paperwork… SAVE THE TREES!!

Wow… so today our lender is wanting a copy of everything from taxes to blood type. (Not really, but you get the idea). We are taking a stand and trying to do everything electronically. Hopefully, we’ll be able to save … Continue reading

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Frustration, Funds, and Faith

Well, it’s been a week or two since we decided on this crazy journey. After all of our problems in the last couple of years…(Keith’s getting sick, getting laid off, losing the house, finding a rental, finding ANOTHER rental, and … Continue reading

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Humble Beginnings …

Getting Started … Don’t you just hate getting that first sentence, paragraph, or thought written? That is where I have been all morning, trying to figure out how to start this blog. Whether it is a blog, novel, review, or … Continue reading

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