Learning Who We Are

Hello! My last post was about why we changed our name. As I have been thinking about the name change and what content to post on WordPress, Instagram and YouTube, I realized that I was having difficulty because we were still trying to figure it all out. Who are we? Thanks to the Instagram Account…

Name Change to “Pure American Glory” 🇺🇸❤

“Living the American Dream” means something different to everyone and our American Dream is what we strive to share with you via this blog, Instagram and YouTube . We were “54 Acres of Pure Glory” and I LOVED that name, but, it was so specific to this property in Wisconsin! My life has never been…

Going To My Happy Place

When I am getting stressed, I acknowledge it, and I remind myself to take my time and do things the right way ~ but don’t rush ~ and I make sure to go to my happy place which is never very far away. It’s always at my fingertips with a couple of swipes and taps…

Why We Cannot Plant Honeysuckle

Yes, that’s right. I am scared to plant Honeysuckle. As we are all thinking towards Spring, especially us gardener types, we are busy perusing the seeds to buy on line or in the store. We are planning, planning, planning which is so much fun and gives us much hope. Especially for those of us living…

The Spirit of Christmas is Still Lingering

Everywhere I look in my house and outside, the Spirit of Christmas is still with us, in February! I have never had a Poinsettia plant last UNTIL Christmas let alone after. It’s going strong here in February with vibrant life and colors. You can see it has new red leaves growing and small yellow flowers….

My Journey As A Blogger/Vlogger ~ Post #2

There is a lot to distract a person from their original intention. I think we all, at some point, fall into the trap of comparing ourselves to others. In that moment, I question my original intentions and go looking in a completely wrong direction. I know I brought this up, briefly, in another post but…

Garden Flower Power!

This year we are DEtermined to have a beautiful garden we can enjoy while keeping in mind the basic principles of permaculture with a concentration on attracting pollinators with a concentration on butterflies and solitary bees. I’VE RECENTLY RECEIVED SOME SEEDS I ORDERED! Yes, that’s right, I am very excited. Last year I ordered two…

We have Pure Glory Today!

We woke up to a beautiful Winter Wonderland scene Saturday morning. I really enjoyed getting outside and was thrilled that our cats, Floki and Zoe, were up for an outing in the snow, too. Here are some images from our morning (after Allan and I shovelled snow). Vlog Edition: I was glad that I was…

My Journey as a Blogger/Vlogger ~ Post#1

Where Am I Going With My Blog ~ It’s Evolving Into Something I was feeling confused about how my Blog, my Instagram account and my You Tube Channel were going to complement eachother. In this confusion, I feel that my blog has been more neglected than I would like. My YouTube uploads have been a…