chickens · family · gardening · home school · Homestead

Early Learning~Outdoor Play

We don’t have much near where we live.  The closest library is 30 minutes away.  Pretty much any business is at least 30 minutes away.  So, we’ve learned to enjoy what we do have at home. I’ve started to notice just how much more our son learns with everyday activities…especially when he plays outdoors.  It…… Continue reading Early Learning~Outdoor Play

breakfast · chickens · healthy · Homestead · Recipes · weight watchers

Breakfast Inspiration!

Kayla, a fellow Weight Watcher fan, posted a photo of her breakfast and I couldn’t resist asking her to share it on the blog.  It looks so filling and delicious!  Please welcome Kayla and take a look at her plate: Hi Everyone! My name is Kayla Marie and I started my weight loss journey back…… Continue reading Breakfast Inspiration!

chickens · family · Homestead · hunting

Country Life & Predators

We live on approximately 50 acres of land in the country with a creek running through the property.  We have trail cameras set up that have captured a bobcat, skunk, raccoons, and many coyotes.  There are a lot of predators here. Last year, we lost our entire guinea flock.  We aren’t sure how, but between the…… Continue reading Country Life & Predators

chickens · family · gardening · Homestead

Are You Garden Ready?

We have had some pretty great weather over the past few weeks.  The spring like days were sprinkled in throughout the weeks and made winter much more tolerable.  I was able to do some garden cleanup and even rake up approximately 1,749 tumbleweeds…give or take a few.  I’m hoping to get the garden tilled up…… Continue reading Are You Garden Ready?

breakfast · chickens · Dinner · family · Homestead · Recipes

Sausage & Cheese Breakfast Casserole

  Our chickens are laying 6-9 eggs a day.  Let me tell you, those eggs add up quickly and one can only have so many fried, scrambled and hard boiled eggs.  So, yesterday, I threw this casserole together for dinner and my husband loved it.  The best part, it used up a dozen eggs and a small…… Continue reading Sausage & Cheese Breakfast Casserole