Monthly Archives: December 2014

For the Love of Chickens

I started blogging in 2014 and it has been an interesting journey. I am looking forward to seeing what 2015 has for me. One of my favorite things about blogging and interacting on my Facebook Fan Page is sharing about my chickens. They certainly have turned my life upside down. I never planned to become a chicken mama. Continue reading

Chicken Bath – A Rookie’s Story

After our pretty, fluffy butt chicken became the dirty butt chicken, I knew it was time to attempt to give her a bath. I really hoped that she would do the job herself with a dirt bath. I saw her and our other chicken taking a dirt bath and I attempted to toss some dirt in her bum area in an effort to help. I also tried just spraying her butt with water. None of these efforts yielded any results so bath time it was. Continue reading

Chasing a Story and Becoming a Story

I have been doing a little freelance writing for my local newspaper, but while I was working on a story, I ended up becoming a story. I was tasked to interview some firefighters from the local fire department. Everything went fine with the interview and I left to return home. Continue reading

What Do You Want to Be Remembered For?

I attended a memorial and it has me feeling reflective.

Is there one main thing you would like to be remembered for?

I would really love to hear from you.

Do Good – A Haiku

In response to RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge. Continue reading

Nature’s Original Wheat – Einkorn

I love my bread and I wouldn’t want to live without my sandwiches, but I have been disheartened by all the negative press about wheat.  I have a hard time thinking that a food that has been a staple for so many generations could be that bad for you. I recently found a wheat product that I am excited to add to my diet. Continue reading