Who’s Gabbing and Who’s Gushing

Why I won't do anymore Fitbit Challenges...

Posted on July 21, 2017 by Melissa Kunze, Sister #1836

Do you have one? A fitbit? It’s a blessing and a curse. There are several features I really like about the fitbit. And truth be told, I thought the challenges were fun…at first.

One on one with a friend or even one of my kids was fun. The bantering. The rematches. The weeks in a row where you couldn’t get enough steps to save your life. Then the weeks in a row where you couldn’t stop moving. It was fun!

But then it got to be groups ... Read more →

Spring/Summer 2017 Homestead Update: The Poultry

Posted on July 20, 2017 by Sabrina Scheerer, Sister #3275

The Poultry: We got chickens (and guineas)! I’ve learned a lot in our little chicken experiment.

We had an existing small building on our property with an attached fenced yard that we are using for our chicken pen. We just added nest boxes and a roost.

First, in February, we got 13 chicks that were just a couple days old ... Read more →

Spider Lily

Posted on July 20, 2017 by Pamela Bergmann, Sister #4013

hen unexpected flowers bloom ... Read more →