In 2015, Blair and I left behind grown children, family, and friends in Canada and relocated to the USA. We are establishing roots in the ‘Show Me’ state of Missouri! We settled on picturesque Spring Hill Farm outside of St. Louis along with a few horses and our mutts.
We purchased Spring Hill Farm from the original owners (siblings) who actually grew up on this farm. We’ve all become good friends, so we’ve gotten to hear the history of Spring Hill Farm and all its stories! It was established in 1963. And while the old farmhouse and barn certainly has needed work, they have great bones! Over the years, we have continued to make improvements from finishing a full remodel of the farmhouse’s main floor, to renovations to the house’s exterior as well as upgrades to the barn (which has evolved into a combination shop/barn). We also had to set up fence lines. It continues to be a labour of love for both of us… and something for Blair to put his creative, finishing-carpenter energy into over time.
Photo credit: Kate Colton Studios
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