Building a Life on Four Acres
I want to make this home building journey
a refreshing experience and inspire others
to take the risk, enjoy the process,
and create a beautiful sanctuary.
It’s too good to be true. Really. We own a little piece of heaven on earth. If you want to hear the way it has changed our children’s lives, then you’ll want to follow along. If you want to see every step to designing and building a modern cottage farmhouse, then you’ll want to followContinue reading “What is Meadow Haven and Why You Should Follow This Blog”
A while ago I was at the property staining and sealing the fence we had built. It was the hot Louisiana summer but I didn’t mind the sweat that day. The sun was shining but the oaks were creating the perfect shade and breeze. It was quiet. I was alone. I couldn’t hear anyone around.Continue reading “5 Steps to Building a DIY Ranch Style Fence”
A few weeks after school closed and learning was transitioned to home, we were on the Louisiana lesson for my daughter’s preschool. It happened to be crawfish season and my Dad had been harvesting them. We decided to take the kids on a farm-to-table field trip. From four-wheeler to pirogue we set out on ourContinue reading “6 Reasons the Outdoors Saved Us During the Covid-19 Pandemic”