Flourless Brownie Muffins

Flourless Brownie Muffins

Confession: When I first saw the recipe for these brownie muffins on the Beachbody blog I was both intrigued and disgusted! 😉 The very idea of turning beans into a chocolaty dessert was somewhat repulsive to my sensibilities of what foods belong together. Ha! But...
No Spend Challenge

No Spend Challenge

For the month of January we have decided to take a No Spend Challenge. We’ve tossed this idea back and forth a few times over the last year because we recognize the value of getting out of the spend spend spend mode. However we’ve not bit the bullet till...
Guineas

Guineas

So I haven’t completely made up my mind about Guinea Fowl. 😉 We bought them initially because we’d heard/read that they are great at keeping down vermin, snakes and bugs! That sounds great to me! Especially the snakes part! It was later in the...
Lip Balm

Lip Balm

Or “Rachel’s Bees” as I like to call it. 😉 I love how I’m learning that making things is so much easier than I thought it was. Too many things that we get used to buying for the “convenience” of it are really REALLY simple to make....
New Chicken Coop

New Chicken Coop

The flock has been in their new coop for a few weeks now. They seem to really like it! And even though I had to chase birds out of roosting in the built in nesting boxes the first night they all have more or less figure out that the roost is for, well… roosting!...