Category Archives: Recommendations

My chickens – a love affair

  I purchased 25 Wyandotte chicks from Murray McMurray hatchery last spring.  My chicks arrived around the end of May and I was thrilled.   After raising them under the heat lamp until they feathered out, I put them in the barn – in my goat pen.  They did well for a while until the …

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Crockpot Freezer meals – Why didn’t I think of that??

Looks like the latest craze on Pinterest is doing this type of cooking.   After thinking about it, I decided I want to try it, after all my family eats WAY too much fast food.  With my lap band being so tight, I hardly ever eat more than a couple of ounces at a time, …

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The Great Helmet Debate

I just read and article today about a woman who was killed in a horseback riding accident. http://auburnjournal.com/detail/214849.html This made me think about all the people out there who won’t wear a helmet for whatever reason – and believe me there are MANY.  I have personally been guilty of using several excuses and occasionally get …

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I made up a new recipe last night

Chris wanted Red Beans and Rice for dinner with Polish Sausage. I usually use Zatarain’s mix because it’s easy and SO good. Didn’t have a box in the cabinet, but I did have home canned red beans and all the other ingredients on hand to try my hand at home made. OMG mine is 100 …

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Went Bald Eagle watching today

Chris and I got up before dawn and fed Buck and the goats. Loaded up the cameras and took off to Town Creek to meet the Bald Eagle watching group. It was colder than a…….. I’ll let you fill in the blank. Others in the group spotted two juvenile eagles flying over when I went …

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My Wish List – aka Bucket List

This post will be a work in progress, as I’m sure my wishes will change over time and there’s no way I can think of every thing I want to do in my life in one sitting. But here goes…. 1. I want to ride my horse in every state. I’ve managed Alabama, Tennessee and …

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A couple of recommendations….

I’m not a big TV fan.  Most American shows these days are recycled plots or reality shows.  I do subscribe to Netflix though and have found a show that I absolutely LOVE and have become addicted to.  It is called McLeod’s Daughters.  This is not a show written by someone who knows nothing about farm …

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