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Marble The Rooster Too Pretty To Eat!

Painting was my first love, I started painting in my early twenties long before I met my other half, got dogs or had kids or learned how to cook. Now my days are so full with meeting everyone's needs my hobby has been put on the back burner. Yesterday I decided to break out my… Continue reading Marble The Rooster Too Pretty To Eat!

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My oven crapped out this morning! Big Bang, then no heat. Sad moment, I love cooking with the oven. Dad says he'll try to fix it when he gets home from work, if not I guess we know what we're getting for an early Christmas present! It didn't come as a surprise, it has been… Continue reading Quiche

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Home Grown Chicken And Veggies

It's like thanksgiving again at our house when we pull one of our homegrown chickens out of the freezer and pair it with veggies from the garden. Last night we had roasted chicken with roasted veggies and everything in our meal except for the olive oil, salt and pepper and garlic (we had another unsuccessful… Continue reading Home Grown Chicken And Veggies

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Harvest Time!

And the harvest season has begun at our house! Last week we had an unexpected frost that killed the plants in the garden so it was time to pull tomatoes, peppers, zucchini and cucumbers. We had a great growing year, however it never feels quite long enough! Dad has started canning the tomatoes and I'm… Continue reading Harvest Time!

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Our Farm On A Plate

Last night dinner came from our little farm! Everything except for the olive oil, lemon, salt and pepper was grown right here at home. We are very blessed to be able to do this, with a lot of hard work and a lot of love, the satisfaction to putting this meal on the dinner table… Continue reading Our Farm On A Plate

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Fun On The Farm

Our little farm is definitely our little piece of paradise. Yesterday the animals were so playful, glad I could get some pictures of it. Our two goats, Beer and Larry, have become such good buddies it warms my heart. Our puppy loves to run laps around the property, such a happy puppy, he cracks me… Continue reading Fun On The Farm

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Easy Egg Salad

Because we have chickens we are blessed with an abundance of eggs. With three kids to feed that is awesome, we eat a lot of scrambled eggs! Today I wanted something different so we had egg salad sandwiches on the fresh bread I made yesterday. So so good. And my 2 year old was so… Continue reading Easy Egg Salad