This time of year my yard is blooming with wonder and I find myself lost for hours admiring the beauty of green and blooms. This year I am amazed at the center area of my yard in particular. Two years ago hubby and I tore up this area and planted with my mind’s desire in… Read More How does your garden grow?
Yesterday I was out in the yard working to the constant sound of our squawking girls. For some reason they were totally spooked. No less than a dozen times I went to their coop to check on them and hush then to no avail. The boys got home from school and then about ten minutes… Read More Tree Guest
How is that the entire month of February has already passed? Last night Michael was sitting down with our oldest to do their bible study and he started reading through the journal and realized that the entire month of February they did not do the study. This morning as I was on my walk I… Read More Come and Gone
This afternoon I got a call from a blocked number… I picked it up and was greeted with, “Is this Andrea?” “I am calling from Jefferson County Animal Control…” I eagerly said, “Oh you found him!” To which I was greeted with, “I am sorry to inform you…” Ugh! Last Thursday as I got home… Read More Closure
When we got back from South Dakota I was sitting at a traffic light and I was in awe of the butterflies all around. Apparently there was a Painted lady migration through Denver. I even heard a news report that their migration had set off weather radars… it was crazy. Yesterday afternoon big brother got… Read More Painted Lady
This spring the Kulows will be adding two hives of bees to the craziness that already is. I have been interested in bees for a while and I have been researching them and finally decided this is the year. One of my friends found someone selling two hives for a decent price and so hubby… Read More Come on Spring
This time of the year I usually get asked about raising our girls? No, I am not talking about daughters, I am talking about our hens. As the grips of winter holds fast, the plotting and planning of spring is about the only thing that keeps some of us going. This will be our fourth… Read More So You Want To Get Chickens?
One of the great benefits of having purchased a fake tree a few years ago is the fact that our tree can go up whenever I decide I want to get everything out. And my precedent is that Thanksgiving has to be completely put away before Christmas can come out, as well as the house… Read More Deck The Halls
So a few weeks ago I was walking brothers to the bus stop and I saw these two rugs in someone’s trashcan. My friend saw them too and told me to run and get my car. She stayed with my boys and I ran and got my car and she helped me load them. I… Read More New Rugs
Do you remember the hope chest that I bought back in October? Well, it has been sitting in our down stairs living room serving it’s purpose of holding all our blankets. Today I decided to give it a little facelift. After having so much fun re-doing Big Brother’s chair I wanted to try a different… Read More Hope Chest Re-Do