Taste The Rainbow ~ Carrot Harvest and Storage

Two weeks ago we harvested our Spring crop of carrots, one of my favorite crops of the year! We have a hard time making them last because they are SO good and are used so many different ways! Roasted, grilled, in pot roasts, roast chicken, stocks and soups… You get the point. Last year we […]

Your family will thank you for these gooey chocolate chip cookies!

Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies Everyone needs a great chocolate chip cookie recipe, and these are the BEST EVER CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES! I have used these as a form of payment for years with my dad! (OK maybe more of a bribe, but they work!)   His new response when I ask for him to […]

What does it REALLY cost to raise chickens?

Reality of the Expenses of Raising Chickens

What Does It Really Cost To Raise Chickens   This morning, during my daily check of Pinterest, I came across a Pin that was explaining the expected cost of backyard chickens. I checked this out because I frequently find tips that I use on a regular basis with my own flock. However, I was extremely […]

Vericomposting ~ Or Black Gold for the Garden

.Thanks to my friend, Heather, and her gardening tips I have been introduced to vericomposting! It’s perfect for those of you who don’t have the space for a compost pile and for those of you who do it’s a step above and beyond! I was convinced after seeing this ridiculously large spaghetti squash plant at […]

Wood Burning ~ DIY

Wood Burning Tutorial When Nick and I got married, our wedding was rustic and old fashioned. In my eyes absolutely perfect! Wild flowers were scattered in mason jars, wood accents, our cake was simple and gorgeous.   It was exactly what I was looking for. We were fortunate that my cousin Jim, or Big Guy […]