We missed working like this!

We had gorgeous weather the past two days (Friday and Saturday). We worked and worked outside.  The chickens tried to help in their own way. I hired a couple of teenage boys to clean the barn, till the big flowerbed, and help me rip out the old weedliner in the front. It's going to all … Continue reading We missed working like this!

Mama’s fried chicken

This will knock their socks off!!  It's a Sunday dinner they'll all remember and keep requesting time and again: fried chicken,  mashed red potatoes,  and green beans with bacon. This is such an easy meal to put together. When you are working in the kitchen, do small things to save yourself time overall. One of … Continue reading Mama’s fried chicken

GMO free easier to find

When I first started buying GMO free groceries, I spent three or four hours weekly in the grocery store trying to decipher labels, etc. Now it's a breeze but I know for newbies it is still overwhelming. That's why it always excites me to see more GMO free products and more real food (minimal ingredients) … Continue reading GMO free easier to find

Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap Recipe

Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap RecipeI have been wanting to try this for quite some time, but I never saw a recipe that looked "right" to me.  Also, I wanted a powder detergent and not a liquid (and most of the recipes I could find were for DIY liquid detergents).I saw this one earlier today and … Continue reading Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap Recipe