YOU GUYS, CHICKENS ARE A PAIN IN MY, well you know. This city girl had no idea of what I was getting into. I knew it would be work because they are living things, but this much work, wowzer! So our first batch of 12 girls were fun, fluffy and cute. They were also very… Continue reading Chickens … are a lot of work!
Have you ever looked at something and thought WOW I need to get organized. Or in this case for me … why do I have so many recipes and seem to only make the same 7 things for dinner. Well I made the decision that’s going to change! I started by tossing cook books I… Continue reading Recipe binder clean up!
Ok so let’s face it growing your own veggies sounds, what’s the word… economical. It sounds like fun? It sounds like it will be an adventure, right?!? Well I am learning that my city girl opinions of bugs was rightly formed! I hate bugs! The dang Japanese beetles were a pain. But hubby got most… Continue reading Gardening is not for the easily discouraged!
So if you have not tried friendship bread … you should. It is no way good for you. The taste is sweet but not overly so. It is a great snack or breakfast. It’s perfect with coffee! So the recipe makes 2 loaves of bread. I however made 1 loaf and muffins. We had a… Continue reading Friendship Bread & Muffins
Well if you have been following my blog for any length of time you know we started to raise chicken with our neighbors/friends back in the spring. What started as a very happy and exciting adventure ended on a very sad note. Well we did research on how to make our coop safer, hence “Coop… Continue reading Coop Knox
So we have only ever gone camping for a weekend. This time we are going camping for 5 days. FIVE days! Plus we are lucky enough to have a guest with us. First of all, making sure we have beds made plus extra pillows and blankets for everyone is easy. Boys bed and our bed… Continue reading Getting Ready for our longest camping trip yet …
The garden is doing well this year, for the most part. The basil is happy, so I am happy. I already have 1 batch of pesto in the freezer, with luck I will have a whole lot more! The pepper plants are doing well. I have picked pepperoncini already and have a bell pepper on… Continue reading Garden is coming along!