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” πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έβ€

“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…

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….

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…

A Desolate Feeling Has Descended

Depending on the weather and time of season there are so many words to describe our property. I have not felt that desolate has ever described what is going on here but at the moment I snapped these photos (Tuesday, January 14, 2020), that is the word that came to mind. Desolate has it’s own…

Cloud Formations

~Please click on photos for a better viewing experience~ Like our sunrises and sunsets at the 54 Acres of Pure Glory, the cloud formations in conjunction with each is always interesting and is another part of nature that puts the Glory in 54 Acres of Pure Glory. This post is in response the Photo A…

Planning for Spring ~ Pansies

~Please click on photos for a better viewing experience~ The days are already starting to get longer! The news said the day would be one second longer than the previous day. I’ll take it and I’m starting to think about cool weather plants for Spring planting in the garden. This post is in response to…

FOTD:12.20.19 ~ The Bee’s Knees Pollinator Mix

Part of the Bee’s Knees Pollinator wildflower mix. Looks like it’s working! ~Please click on photos for a better viewing experience~ This post is in response to Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge Instagram ● YouTube ● Facebook All photos and videos on this site were shot/created by Candice~Marie. Please do not use without…