Tag: Pets

Singing in the rain…

Today was a rainy day… I was cold…The mountains were covered with fog and rain… it was a pretty site. I didn’t have my camera as it was charging at home, but I go this shot with my hubby’s phone.     It didn’t seem to bother the chickens… We had to return the work rags I washed for an elderly couple we help … Read More Singing in the rain…

Ten Things Tuesday… Ten Reasons I Love My Dogs

So I decided I wanted to set aside a day to be grateful and look at my blessings. So while I can Tuesdays will be Ten Things Tuesdays… Today I will go over… Ten Things I Love about My Dogs 10. They are smart.               9. They humor me dressing them up.           8. They … Read More Ten Things Tuesday… Ten Reasons I Love My Dogs

Look what my husband brought home…

You will never guess what my husband brought home from the yard sale’s this weekend… We have never spent this much at a yard sale before… Are you ready for this?                   It appears he got a good deal and he and my Dad had decided to use them as projects they can do together. Any … Read More Look what my husband brought home…

The wierd weather day…

Yesterday started out beautiful…                   Then it started to sleet (yes almost snow)… The chickens were not fond of this and ran to their coop to hide.             Then it was beautiful again… The chickens came out to eat.             Then it was windy and cold… … Read More The wierd weather day…

Resurrection…

” But when they looked up they saw that the stone, which was very large, had been rolled away. As they entered the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right side, and they were alarmed. “Don’t be alarmed,” he said “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen!”” Mark 16: 4-6 Today was a beautiful day … Read More Resurrection…

Easter Preperation… including chickens, eggs, therapy dog work, and at the center Jesus

The day before Easter… over 2,000 years ago a dark day, Jesus was thought to be dead, today most people go on as usual. Today Baxter and I will be doing some more therapy dog work. Yesterday we went to a nursing home to visit people for the holiday and today is his therapy dog day at the library. This week we started getting … Read More Easter Preperation… including chickens, eggs, therapy dog work, and at the center Jesus

Oh what a beautiful day…

Anyone know what musical this little song line comes from??? It has turned into a beautiful day today. The tulips have opened, the dogs are sunning, and the chickens are out and about (or laying). I opened all the windows to air out the house and spent some time after work sweeping up the floors of the house. I thought I would share some … Read More Oh what a beautiful day…

10 Reasons I LOVE chickens

Today was a beautiful Virginia day 🙂 The sun was shining, it was warm (but not hot), my husband was out mowing the lawn, the chickens were out pecking at the grass clippings, and the dogs were playing. It was one of those days that make you smile and feel blessed. As I was outside watering the garden and my newly potted vegetable seeds … Read More 10 Reasons I LOVE chickens

Scrapping adventure

            My husband has a hobby to earn us a little extra money, scrapping. He gets things from people who need to get rid of them and we take it to the local scrapyard to be melted down. We don’t get a full load often and so these trips have been few and far between, but we can use … Read More Scrapping adventure

A Sunday Drive…

When I was a little girl my mom, dad, and I would always take Sunday drives. We would go all over the state and sometime to other states if time permitted. Sometimes our Sunday drives would happen on Saturdays if we wanted to drive too far, as usually Sunday we went to church. These are some of my favorite memories from my childhood. When I … Read More A Sunday Drive…

Kids, Dogs, chickens, Birds, and exhaustion…

I spent the day watching my friends kids ages 2 and 7 months. For the purpose of this post we will call the 2-year-old little girl “L” and the 7 months old boy “M”. I was watching them so their mom and dad could get some things done. We started out the day collecting eggs (“L” then spent the day telling anyone who would listen “we got 5 … Read More Kids, Dogs, chickens, Birds, and exhaustion…

Happy Day :)

The boys wanted to say Happy Thursday 🙂 The chickens tried to escape the coop this morning as the wind caught their door and gave them an escape route… but we corralled them all and they are now back in the safety of their run. Us humans are off to work 🙂