Gardening / 24.08.2011

[caption id="attachment_1435" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Our newest furbaby - the ninja kitty "Rocky" likes to hang out in the garden and hide in the plants...

Chickens / 09.08.2011

My chickens don't get injured or sick very often, so when something is wrong, it is very obvious. A few days ago one of my girls started limping.  I first checked the most obvious: bumblefoot which is an infection in the pad of their foot. ...

Food, Gardening, Kids / 04.08.2011

I love this time of the year, not only because gardens are at their peak, but because it is when some of my favorite flowers are blooming AND we can eat them!  It is also a great time to introduce children to the idea of...

Food / 02.08.2011

I'm really proud of myself for making something so pretty and delicious.  This is a simplified recipe from a book I checked out from the library, and is super quick and easy to do if you are having a BBQ and need a quick side...

Bees / 27.07.2011

I tend to worry.. sometimes a lot.  I think its the Mom in me and I can't help it.  The honey bees were a concern a few weeks ago because after doing several hive inspections  the queen bee was no where to be found.  I...