Bedroom Tour / minimal decor

A big thank you to my daughter, Felicita,for letting me invade her room!😍 Felicita took her first trip out of the country when she was fourteen-years-old. I always told my children that their graduation gift would be a trip to Italy. Italy because that is where their father’s entire family is from. This particular trip was specifically for Stella but she wanted some of her siblings to join her. Thankfully

Preparing Laying Hens For -30ΒΊF

In case you’re wondering, to the right of the Barred Rock’s leg is a half-eaten pear. πŸ˜… I had just finished shoveling five feet of snow out of the the frame of the chicken run, due to the snow drifts, and at the bottom? A pear! 🍐 The extreme arctic blast is coming! Head for the tropics! But leave the chickens behind because they prefer the cold much more than

Dominic’s 12th Birthday

Dominic turned twelve and had a fantastic day! πŸ€— Every birthday our children get to choose what meals they want for their special day. Dominic picked a mix of food for breakfast. I took him to Panera where he ordered a blueberry muffin and a croissant. Then I took him to our local grocery store where he purchased a box of cereal and fresh berries. I know that may not

How I Pay My Monthly Bills

I decided to talk about this subject because I don’t pay my bills the same way I did before I started budgeting. I always paid what you might call, “panic-paying”. πŸ˜„ I’ve panic-paid bills for probably most of my adult life. And I know for a fact that many others pay this same way. So what this means is that every Friday, since this is how often Joe gets paid,

DIY Fast Food Breakfast

πŸ₯‘ avocado & πŸ₯š eggs Many of you have asked me what we eat when we’re in a hurry but still want it to be healthy and nutritious. Simple, πŸ₯‘ avocado and πŸ₯š eggs! πŸ€— NUTRITIONAL BENEFITS Protein in the morning is a must for anyone planning on using their brain throughout the day. And since this is everyone, EVERYONE needs protein. One egg has 6 grams of protein and