chickens, farmhouse, food, Uncategorized

Raising Baby Chicks – The first Two Weeks

I've lived in rural Missouri my whole life, but I've never raised or cared for an animal other than my beloved grumpy cat doppelgänger Poopsie who disappeared or spontaneously combusted or was abducted by the neighbor in 2016. So needless to say I have no idea what I'm doing - but hey, I've managed to… Continue reading Raising Baby Chicks – The first Two Weeks

farmhouse, food, Uncategorized

Bone Brawth & Harmony

Remember Bone Thugz?  If not, gtfo.  Jk you can stay but if you don't click this link and listen to Ghetto Cowboy whilst reading about preparing bone broth and having Laura Ingalls Wilder aspirations well then just stop reading. Fam.  I've been poor, I've been rich, I've been middle, I've been always an American so… Continue reading Bone Brawth & Harmony

Faith, food, Uncategorized

Homemade Amish Bread

I don't know why, but something about homemade bread just makes me feel extremely domestic.  Basically like an actual pioneer woman braving the cold and walking for miles to the town mill with my grains in a sack over my shoulder. Anyway, I posted a picture of a freshly baked batch of our favorite amish… Continue reading Homemade Amish Bread

Faith, food, kids, motherhood

Mornings at Home

Any number of my kids usually find their way into my bed somewhere between four and six before I wake up.  This morning it was the boys, debating who was stronger and following up with wrestle mania death match supreme.  I never had brothers, but so far I've found that everything they say about boys… Continue reading Mornings at Home