Little Candy Marshmallow Chicks

Easter is so much fun for me. I get to see all the grandkids and feed them lots of candy and then send them home with their parents! Ok, that’s kind of an exaggeration. We always have a huge Easter dinner; ham, sweet potatoes, green beans, carrots and deviled eggs, before I let them eat […]

BlogDare Feb.26 ~ I Am So Excited!

And I Just Can’t Hide It! What has me so excited? We have started incubating eggs for chicks for the Spring season. This is always one of my favorite times of year, but also one of my busiest. We always incubate more quail eggs than any others. Quail sell really well, and they lay plenty […]

New Additions To The Farm

Well, as my blog title states, The More The Merrier! Hubby and I were perusing Craigslist this weekend, and found someone giving away eight pharaoh quail, so we called, and she still had them as she had JUST listed them! We packed up the kids and a ‘carry cage’ and took off across town to […]

Easter Egg Hunt

Tonight I sit, at 10:35pm, contemplating whether I should go ahead and color the eggs now, or wait until tomorrow morning. Considering the fact that I just finished loading the dishwasher, and swapping out a load of clothes from the washer to the dryer, as well as hard boiling three dozen eggs…I think this must […]

Spring! I love Spring!

SPRING! I absolutely LOVE Spring! The weather here in Texas (in the Houston area anyway!) is either rainy/thunderstorms or bright sunshine. I love them both, as long as neither goes on for too long! lol! Yesterday we had Easter thunderstorms, complete with black roiling thunder clouds, lightening and lots of loud thunder. By the afternoon, […]

And Even More…

We are moving to 13 acres that my DH parents owned. DH’s father passed away on March 5th. He really missed his wife, who passed away last year. Now they are together, and I know he is much happier. The land was left to DH and his siblings, but someone has to take care of […]