So I realize this isn’t generally egg-citing news, but one of my chickens has vent gleat, otherwise termed by me: “yucky butt”. So I googled “what the heck is wrong with my chickens butt” and found some pretty good leads on treatment. So I think. We will find out! I washed her up in warm … More Doctoring My First Chicken
You know for a few years I cried and cried because I thought I was missing something. Even recently I thought after my 4th baby turned 5 something was missing. I thought I needed a baby girl. Sitting here spending time with my oldest, cracking up at nonesense, getting cuddles from my two youngest, I … More Fireside timewith my boys
Guess who gets to get lasik tomorrow as a graduation gift?!! Yep! This girl! My sweetest of sweets momma and daddy are getting me lasik and I’ve never been so excited/nervous! Ok I have but it was probably because I was getting on a plane. I am so spoiled rotten and so thankful for the … More LASIK!!!
I’m home alone for the first time in 2017. I’ve been overwhelmed with family time and laughs and love!! (In fact my sternum still hurts from laughing with my sister 10 days ago!) I’m so thankful for the time I’ve had with family and even more thankful for the peace I have to officially start … More Bring it, 17!
I am a Christian woman. What that means to me is that I am an incredibly flawed, sick, sinner in need of Gods help. One such thing that is plaguing me as of late is this horrible feeling of injustice. I have been the best mother I could for my son as long as I’ve … More I miss my son
I realize this is a far cry from what the majority of the northern half of the US is experiencing, but this is the biggest snow I’ve had out here in OK so far! One of my top five things I miss from home is the snowfall. It brings back so many warmand fuzzy (and … More Let It Snow Let It Snow Let It Snow!
I’ve started my own consulting business selling Scentsy. I sell warmers, wax, diffusers, essential oils, laundry and beauty products. This is a whole new adventure for me and I am incredibly intimidated, excited, and vulnerable all at once! I want to contribute to our family and I also want to share my love for the … More New Biz
This is, hands down, my absolute favorite time of year in Oklahoma! It is finally cooling off, trees are changing, kids are in school, and did I mention it is finally cooling off?! I find myself disappointed a bit with all of the things I’ve been meaning to do that I haven’t done. I’ve … More It’s Fall Y’all!
As I sit in my living room surrounded by (most of) the sweet men in my life, listening to the chatter about our Halloween decorations I just put up too early, what scary movie to watch next, along with what Christmas movie will follow so we don’t have nightmares, and Christmas time coming up, I … More One of Those Moments
Alright all my chicken buddies, I’m a newbie in need of advice. I’ve got six hens and am currently getting an egg a day. Now they’re 18 weeks old so I wanted to know if I just need to give them more time? They’re not molting, and they stay in their coop the majority … More Backyard Chicken Advice Needed