5 Reasons to Start Raising Chickens

5 Reasons to Start Raising Chickens

5 Reasons to Start Raising Chickens:  I was raised in a neighborhood suburb, but never owned any animals except dogs and cats.  However, I did go to school with farmer kids.  In our town, it was not a strange sight to share the road with a large tractor on its way to the field.  But, […] Read more…

Chocolate Puff Pastry Wrap

Ooey-Gooey Chocolate Puff Pastry Wrap

Ooey-Gooey Chocolate Puff Pastry Wrap:  The other day, all I wanted was something sweet.  I knew it was going to be a long day and I wanted to eat something more than just a handful of chocolate chips.  All the chocolate bars were gone (thanks hubs).  Cookies were out because they take too long to […] Read more…

The Ark Encounter Overnight Experience

Overnight Ark Encounter Experience

Perhaps you all have heard about the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky.  You probably knew that you can visit during the day during business hours, while the ark is filled to capacity with tons of people.  But, did you know that you can visit the ark during the night?  And have the ark all to […] Read more…

DIY Dollar Store Fairy Gardens

DIY Dollar Store Fairy Garden

Aren’t fairy gardens just the cutest things?  Is it because the fairy furniture is so tiny that it makes it so adorable?  No matter what, I knew that I wanted a fairy garden this year.  But, I also didn’t want to break the bank either.  Guess what?  You can make your own fairy garden by […] Read more…

Homemade Dandelion Lotion Bars

Homemade Dandelion Lotion Bars

Dandelion Lotion Bars:  Who knew that dandelions could be so versatile?  For so long, I’ve thought that dandelions were just pesky little weeds that were destined to be destroyed by a harmful weed killer, so that the lawn returned to a pristine expanse of green.  In actuality, when utilized correctly, dandelions are beneficial, healthy, and […] Read more…

How to Introduce Goslings to Your Farm

How to Add Goslings to Your Farm | My Story

I didn’t pick the farm life, farm life picked me.  It seems that’s a lot of people’s stories.  Starting a farm came as an accident.  For us, it all came about because we purchased a nice-sized piece of property.  Then came chickens, a cow, a pregnant sheep, and a goose.  So, if that all wasn’t […] Read more…

What to do with Too Many Roosters

What Do You Do With Too Many Roosters?

Ahh, I remember the good ole days of hatching baby chicks, watching them grow up…and discovering that you have hatched over 15 roosters out of 24 eggs.  What?!  This is not supposed to happen to me!  Life is supposed to be perfect and work exactly the way I want it to.  Said a very delusional […] Read more…

DIY Lilac Simple Syrup

How to Make Lilac Simple Syrup

It’s lilac season!  Spring is in the air and the flowers are too beautiful to just look at.  As such, I’ve found multiple ways to use these herbaceous purple flowers in recipes and crafts.  In order to get lilacs infused into recipes, you’ll need to make this lilac simple syrup recipe.  As we all know, […] Read more…

How to Make Pots de Creme

Pots De Creme | Delicious & Easy Dessert

The best words to describe Pots De Creme is yummy, chocolately goodness.  Oh and did I mention that Pots De Creme is super simple to make?! Pots De Creme is originally a French dessert which literally means a “pot of cream” or a “pot of custard”.  Once you taste this dish, you will understand why […] Read more…

Why You MUST Start Fermenting Chicken Feed NOW

How to Ferment Chicken Feed

When I first heard about fermented chicken feed, I had no idea what that meant.  I had never heard of fermenting before, besides knowing that kimchi was fermented.  But chicken feed?  Hey, I didn’t have to eat it, so I wanted to try it.  Guess what?  It works!  So you need to know why and […] Read more…

How to Protect Chickens from Hawks

How to Protect Chickens from Hawks

One of the first things I wanted to know as a new chicken-owner was how to protect chickens from hawks.  I live in the country, pretty much in the middle of nowhere.  On a sunny day, I may have about 6-7 hawks circling my property.  You know, they just fly in large lazy circles.  Usually, […] Read more…

Top 20 Unique Gift Ideas for Mom

Top 20 Unique Gift Ideas for Mom

If you are like me, sometimes you struggle finding a gift for your mom that is unique and hasn’t been done before.  You won’t find coffee mugs that say “Greatest Mom” here.  Instead, I’ve chosen my top 20 unique gift ideas for mom that hopefully you haven’t seen before.  As a result, these gifts are […] Read more…

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I love it when Easter comes around.  For me, it marks the true beginning of Spring and the growth of new life.  Flowers start to bloom and the sun shines a little longer in the day.  Easter means dying my farm fresh eggs to make a pretty centerpiece.  Spring means that I can pull out […] Read more…

How to Dye Brown Eggs

Farm fresh eggs are completely different from store bought eggs.  Why?  Because they are fresh and oh so delicious!  The main difference is that farm fresh eggs are usually brown, not white.  That makes farm eggs a little bit difficult to dye, but definitely not impossible.  I’ll show you how to dye brown eggs here. […] Read more…

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