Browsing Archive: December, 2013

Always learning

Posted by Michelle on Sunday, December 29, 2013,
Those of you that follow our facebook page know that we have recently purchased the Homesteading for beginners set of videos.  I thought it would be nice as I watch to post about some of the interesting tips I learn from the videos.
Last night I popped in disk one, which features sheep.  With the Babydolls I have done a lot of reading and hands on learning so for the most part there were not many new things to me.  It was great for some one who is thinking of getting sheep, or just recently ...
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Let the fun begin

Posted by Michelle on Saturday, December 21, 2013,
Ok so my Christmas gift to myself/Birdy was a set of hatching eggs, not just any hatching eggs but FRIZZLE hatching eggs, any of you that follow the farm know that we had a delightful little frizzle hen, Fizzle, who passed away this past summer.  We miss her so and I thought it would be a good winter pick me up to try and hatch one of our own.  Now Frizzles are a funny chicken, you cannot breed a frizzled roo to a frizzled hen and get frizzled chicks, odd right?  The gene that causes the fri...
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Christmas crazy!

Posted by Michelle on Friday, December 20, 2013,
This time of year it is really easy to get caught up in the craziness of the holidays.  Whether you are trying to schedule a trip, organize a get together, find the perfect gift, or finish orders in time the stress can overcome your day.  I can say a few things that saved me this year I will try to repeat for years to come.
-Get the amazon app on your cell and shop when waiting in the car or in line etc, multi task!
-Set deadlines for yourself and stick to them
-Plan ahead, especially if you se...
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FINALLY

Posted by <3 Michelle on Wednesday, December 18, 2013,
Well I feel like a bottle about to burst after weeks struggling with my blog page I have finally been able to get logged in and type!  We have been getting buried in snow in the blustery North East and with that I have had way too much inside time!  I am slowly going crazy...six, five, four, three, two, one switch!  LOL ok out of my system (kind of).
So part of my cabin fever lunacy pushed me to the edge and in a weak moment I logged into ebay.  Not for, clothes, antiques or collectibles, si...
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