Originally Posted by lc23
I prefer my version: They were intermittently "getting to know each other" while Clark split his time between helping his mom rebuild the farm back in Smallville and getting himself setup in Metropolis.
Pretty much my version as well. I think it's during this period that he first gets all the ideas he spouts out to Ma Kent. The main difference in your head canon and mine is that in my mind, even after helping to fix up the Kent farm, Martha insists on coming with Clark to Metropolis.