coffee · family · · journaling · lists · Mindful · Mindfulness · to-do · work

The Importance of Self Care

I’d like to take today to talk about the importance of self care no matter what your profession is but especially when you are in a care taking job. Whether you are in the health care field, a mother, or taking care of aging parents people get depleted pretty quickly. It is difficult to keep… Continue reading The Importance of Self Care

Baby · blogging · boys · · Parenting · pregnancy · ultrasound

Long time no post…

Hello everyone, It has been a long time since I posted my last blog post and just typing this seems really odd to me. I feel rusty and not quite sure where to start. My last post was almost 10 months ago. I posted about choosing to be home with my family instead of going… Continue reading Long time no post…

Backyard · chickens · Cochin · death · eggs · gardening · homesteading · · killed · Olive egger · Urban

The Loss of Backyard Friends.

I knew when I took on having backyard barn animals that at some point I would have some sort of loss. That something would get one of my ladies or that they would get sick or something. But my last month of experience really threw me off of my rocker. Several weeks ago I went… Continue reading The Loss of Backyard Friends.

Backyard · bees · carrots · chickens · farm · gardening · heirloom · herbs · · peas · squash · tomatoes

2014 Spring Garden

This year in my garden I focused more on getting things planted to grow rather than to make it pretty or well organized. My older son helped a lot and because of that I had all kinds of things sprouting all over the place. Here are some photos of what is going on at the… Continue reading 2014 Spring Garden

Backyard · Cat · chickens · Coop · · IKEA · mother · working

Time Flies….

Happy Sunday! I know it has been a long time since I last posted. I have been very busy with life as a working mother the last couple of months. I have finished the “training stage” of work and actually started working as an intake therapist at a local inpatient psych facility. I really enjoy… Continue reading Time Flies….

Amazon · free · · Prime · Review

Try Amazon Prime Free! OK here is my review of Amazon Prime. I have been using Amazon Prime for several years now. I have bought everything from a lawn mower to floss from Amazon since with Prime you get FREE 2 day shipping of all Prime Products. Not all the products on Amazon are Prime products but I… Continue reading Try Amazon Prime Free!