Monthly Archives: May 2015

I Have Bad Car Karma

I can not wait for my truck to finally be fixed! I posted last week that the finance company set us up with a loaner car until our truck is fixed. Well yesterday the loaner car broke down in the … Continue reading

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Family Outing At The Farm

There is a wonderful farm a couple hours north of us where you can go pick your own fruits and veggies. We went before to pick strawberries and I made a blog post about our family outing. This time I … Continue reading

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Taking A Mental Vacation

When bad luck hits it seems to keep coming. Our truck has been in the shop for close to 2 months with a blown head gasket and our landlord sold the house we have been living in for 2 months. … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation Has Begun

I am one proud Aunt! 2 of my godchildren graduated grades 1 and 3 this week. My youngest sister in law also graduated the 8th grade this week. All of them received honors and awards. Selena is my sister in … Continue reading

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Gizmo the Broody Cat Says Farewell to the Chicks

After just two short weeks of being a mommy to 11 baby chicks, it’s time to say goodbye to his babies as they find new homes. Gizmo isn’t very happy about it but with the large amount of chickens that … Continue reading

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A Dangerous Game

When arguing with someone sometimes it is best to live and let live and not carry on the argument. People can be nasty and vindictive and do terrible things just to hurt the person they are arguing with. When an … Continue reading

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It’s Hatching Time Again

Last night while making dinner I started to hear the sounds of tiny chicks making their way out in to the world. Once again the chicks are 2 days early! This time we have 18 tiny chicks from 40 eggs. … Continue reading

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My Wife’s Birthday Bash

It was a busy weekend here at my little free range home. Chicks were hatching, mothers day snuck up on us and we spent most of our day on Sunday getting the house and yard ready for my wifes 31st … Continue reading

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Gizmo; The Broody Cat

I recently shared a story with the local BackYardChickens facebook page about my cat who had been laying on a basket of eggs. I had a broody hen outside and after sitting for 2 weeks she eventually got off the … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

Today is a day to celebrate all mothers and mothers to be. I personally believe every day should be mothers day because there is so much that these woman do on a daily basis that goes unnoticed. I would like … Continue reading

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