"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you a hope and a future."

Sand = Happy Hens!

My husband and I were married for many years before he finally agreed to get some chickens.   Our daughter was in Kindergarten (now rising into 7th grade) and the timing was perfect.   She was old enough to enjoy the hens and gather the eggs.   It was a match made in...

Get to know ME …

I asked the Holy Spirit what to title this blog post, and I heard, "Get to know Me."   Wow, that stirs up emotion in my heart for sure.   He wants to be known by you! Do you know Him?   Yes, the third person of the Trinity is a He, not an it.   I have heard the Holy...

I live in La La Land!

Nature brings me so much joy!   Even now as I type, I am settled on my porch listening to the birds sing. We recently moved onto a farm that we purchased 15+ years ago.  I have enjoyed doing a little landscaping here and there, making our house a home.  Yesterday I...

I had to stop!

  Oh my goodness!  While I was cutting grass I saw turtles resting on a log and I took some photos.   I was so far away that I didn't see the expression on their sweet faces until I uploaded the pictures! How precious is this?   These sweet turtles were stretching...

The Spots! Scream!

I hope this will help those of you who have well water. We just moved into our dream home this past February.   With a new home comes new grass -- not sod, but freshly planted grass that my husband sowed during the construction.   Here in North Carolina, the past...

Delicious Pound Cake Recipe

Hi Friends!  Who doesn't like a yummy pound cake?  Of course there are bunches of recipes floating around, but I recently tried this one and thought you might like it too. I found the recipe on Paula's blog, Call me PMc.  Since she doesn't want her recipe copied, I...