How easy is it to raise chickens for eggs? VERY EASY! What you need: Food and fresh water Shelter- predator proof coop with a place to roost A place to lay eggs- nesting boxes. FOOD: Adult hens eat chicken scratch/pellets or a mixture of the two. I use an organic feed specifically developed for laying … More A Simple 3 Step Guide To Raising Happy, Healthy Hens
First things first. I have multiple First Nature Hummingbird feeders hanging in my eaves out of direct sunlight. Having tried just about every feeder in existence I have found these to be the best. They’re fairly inexpensive in comparison to other feeders at about $9.00 on Amazon. I have found them at our local Home … More Attract Hummingbirds To Your Garden
Have you ever thought about raising chickens in your backyard? In the city of Los Angeles you can have hens and even roosters, if you have a large yard. Chickens must be kept 25 feet from your home and 35 feet from your neighbor’s home. Rooster must be kept 100 feet away. Many cities are … More City Chickens
You probably won’t believe me, but growing up in Southern California, you just don’t get to the beach that often. Lugging all that stuff and getting all sandy just isn’t as appealing as it once was. But, it is important to get the kids down there because they LOVE IT! I always thought my parents … More Taking the kids to the beach – 6 Must Have Items
Throw out your Teflon coated pans right now! So you think Cast Iron Skillets are old fashioned? Well there is a reason they were so popular then and are still popular now! Here are some reasons I recommend cooking with cast iron: They don’t cause cancer like your average Teflon coated nonstick pan. Unlike a Teflon … More Why I Cook With Cast Iron
If you’re not ordering almost everything online, you are wasting precious time and money! I am a very busy working mom. I am pregnant and have a two and a half year old son as well as 3 dogs a cat and 13 hens. Our large garden needs tending to almost daily. It is very important … More Ways To Save Time And Money Shopping Online.
I really hate going to the dentist. It’s uncomfortable, it takes precious time out of my busy day and just plain boring. Last month I went in to the dentist for my yearly check up. I had my normal cleaning with the Dental Hygienist. Then I sat and waited for the Dentist to come in. He … More My Dentist thinks I floss!
Ok Ladies, this is my secret to looking naturally tan. At under $6 a tube you really can’t go wrong. It includes SPF 20 and is oil free. I have literally used this stuff every morning for the past 7 years. We all know we should where sunscreen everyday, but who wants that pasty white … More Tan Your Face Without The Sun- No Orange Glow
If one more person in my office asks “what are you eating? It smells delicious.” I will scream at the top of my lungs. It’s Lean Cuisine and it tastes like sh*t, for the hundredth time! I don’t have time to prepare the kids lunch and my own in the morning before work. I would … More Don’t have time to eat Healthy at the office?
Ok, so you want S’mores, but not the hassle? My husband made the most amazing S’mores desert last night with only a few ingredients! S’mores Dip Recipe: 1 Bag of Large Marshmallows About 30 Reeses Peanut Butter cups (Can Substitue with Chocolate Melting Chips) Graham Crackers for Dipping Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Arrange reeses … More Easy S’mores Dip
Ingredients: 2 Vine Ripened Tomatos 1- 8 oz. container of Mozzarella pearls, drained 1- 14 oz. can of Quartered artichoke hearts, drained and Sliced in half lengthwise 2- Ripe Avocados, pits and skin removed cut into bitesize pieces. ( I have a tip for this) 2-3 Tablespoons of Olive Oil 1-2 Tablespoons of Balsamic Vinegar … More Easy Tomato And Artichoke Salad