Welcome to A Chick And Her Garden!

Welcome to my blog! I would like to use this platform to share with you my experiences on our little homestead! I am a preschool teacher by profession, but a homesteader at heart!   In July of 2013, my husband and I bought our little house with 3 acres of land knowing that, although it needed […]

The Homesteader Hop #46

Welcome to The Homesteader Hop! Each week we have plenty of posts to keep your attention starting every Wednesday at 1 AM EST. We’ve added something new to the Hop! If you are featured, your post will be added to our group board, The Homesteader Hop Group Board, and you will be invited to pin with […]

How To Write The Perfect Blog Post, The First Time

Jumping Back On The Bike   Anyone else around here a workaholic?  I am guilty. I spend my week running a daycare in my home, homesteading with chickens and a garden, taking care of our home and pets, and putting full time hours into the blog. Well, we decided it was time for a vacation. […]

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Dangerously Addicting Sourdough Cinnamon Rolls

For the love of sourdough!!   Ok, if you’re a regular reader, you might be noticing a pattern.  I am in love with my sourdough starter! It was time to feed my starter again and I’ve had a mad sweet tooth this week.  What better way to fix that than making cinnamon rolls?? I used to […]

The Homesteader Hop

The Homesteader Hop #45

Welcome to The Homesteader Hop! Each week we have plenty of posts to keep your attention starting every Wednesday at 1 AM EST. We’ve added something new to the Hop! If you are featured, your post will be added to our group board, The Homesteader Hop Group Board, and you will be invited to pin with […]

My Trip To Paradise Made Me Miss My Own Slice Of Heaven

Swapping Homestead Chaos For Beach Living Back home, there’s a lot to do!  Chickens, dogs and cats, seed starting, cleaning, cooking, work, blogging, planning for new additions to the homesteading list. So, when my sweet in laws offered us a trip to Fort Lauderdale, to break up the winter, who could pass that up?! Pin […]