So my garden plans are done. We had to remove boxes this year. The growth of our tree and neighbors trees have plunged those boxes into way to much shade. It makes me sad but it also is a good thing. We planted some more flowering plants that like shade there to help bring pollinators… Continue reading Gardens / Plants / Mother’s Day
So over the Holiday weekend we had breakfast on Easter Sunday. I made some good old fashion French Toast. It turned out great and I just wanted to share. I know most people know how to make French toast but for those of you who don’t here is what I do. I like to use… Continue reading French Toast
So it is Easter weekend. I want to wish you all a Very Happy Easter. My flowers are telling me spring is here. I am choosing to believe that April showers bring May flowers since it rained all day yesterday. We headed to my In-Laws lake place for Lunch on Saturday. They made us HUGE… Continue reading Happy Easter
SO, we planted seeds a couple of weekends ago. They are looking nice, we actually plan to transplant them possible this weekend. I like to transplant once their first real leaves come out. Plus they need thinned and I don’t want to kill any so we will be able to save the others that way.… Continue reading Spring is FINALLY seeming like a possibility!
My husband’s favorite cake is Angel Food Cake. Personally I had really only had store-bought Angel Food, so I never understood his love for it. YOU GUYS, if you have never had a homemade Angel food cake, make this now. You might not ever want a store-bought cake again. I certainly don’t. OK so if… Continue reading Angel Food Cake
Ok so we tried another recipe that I have tweaked more times than I can remember and now we love it! This totally falls into the category of can feed an army. But we freeze half and bake it off at a later date maybe add a little mozzarella when it bakes to give it… Continue reading Hamburger Goulash
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!
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