I remember a few years ago I came across an article of why we have to refrigerate our store-bought eggs. I talked to my mother about this as she used to have chickens growing up in the Philippines. I asked her if they ever refrigerated their eggs, they did not. When a hen lays an… Continue reading Farm fresh eggs – storing & freshness
I'm so EGGcited to say my three older hens are finally laying! I have had them since they were chicks out of my original straight run flock of 6 Rhode Island Reds. Three of those six were the roosters I had to give away after an unfortunate incident. One of the roosters had tried to… Continue reading Eggs, finally!
I received a few messages regarding the 'Tree Farm' truck sign that I made and posted on Facebook yesterday. I already made plans to make some wood round signs today so I figure I'd record as much of the process as I could to share with you tonight! Over the past few months, we have… Continue reading Vintage Truck on a Wood Round
The other evening my husband told me he had an idea for my father in laws birthday gift. He said that he had taken a couple candid photos of our son and my father in law when they were at lunch together a few weeks ago, pictures my father in law hadn't seen yet. Originally,… Continue reading A birthday gift for Pop-pop
I get asked this question fairly often... pretty much as soon as I mention that I have 14 chickens. I didn't really have a specific reason why I wanted to raise chickens, I just knew it was something I was interested in. Mostly what started this interest was an article I saw in the local… Continue reading Why chickens?
Yesterday we went searching for the perfect Christmas tree to put up in our home! This is our first Christmas in the new house so we were on a serious search for finding just the right tree. The tricky part about this was the fact that we were doing this on a Monday around noon.… Continue reading The Christmas Tree is up!
Yes it's true... I know so many of you have received my email with my announcement. For those of you who did not receive one, the news is pretty obvious lol! In the past couple months with my husband FINALLY off a back to back crazy schedule, I find myself feeling less obligated to be… Continue reading Leaving LuLaRoe