Do you have an egg gathering apron? This is a simple and easy way to make one from a pillowcase and it can be used for gardening, too. Even if you aren’t a sewer, like me, find out how to make an apron from a pillowcase.
Everyone can use a little extra help in the garden these days so here are 5 great gardening tips to benefit you and your gardens this summer. Whether it be flowers, vegetables or herbs, or potted, raised beds or in ground, every little tip can benefit the busy gardener. See how these five tips can […]
If you like cherries and pie then I have a great recipe for Cherry Brandy Pie. I put this one together from an old recipe my mom had and added brandy and a few other items to make it mine. The pie filling can also be frozen for later use. So make up a batch […]
Welcome to Daffodil’s Chicken Care Calendar! This is the first edition and Daffodil will help you determine monthly tasks to keep your chicken coop and runs at their best for great chicken care. Daffodil is quite talkative and has many ideas. Her tips and tasks will include coop and run maintenance and general chicken care […]
There are many of us that get our adorable baby chicks in spring. We patiently watch while they grow from little downy fluff balls of peeping cuteness to awkward teenagers putting on new feathers and then grow to be beautifully feathered hens that lay gorgeous eggs. Wait! I said hens! Oh, that “hen” crowed. Uh […]
I gave all the girls and Nectarine, my male duck, a pumpkin today. It’s fall and they are plenty abundant in the grocery stores and farmer’s markets. I tried growing pumpkins two years in a row up here in the mountains with zero success. I don’t know if it’s the weather or what but never […]