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How To Get Your Chickens To Lay In Their Nesting Boxes

How To Get Your Chickens To Lay In Their Nesting Boxes

This whole dream to own our own farm started 5 years ago in the suburbs of Southern California with backyard chickens and now we’re living in Arkansas living out our dreams. One of my favorite things to do is to collect eggs and when our…

‘‘Twas the night before maternity leave ends

‘‘Twas the night before maternity leave ends

”Twas the night before maternity leave came to a head Oakley and Wyatt were asleep in their bed The bags were all packed with diapers and snacks In hopes that tomorrow wouldn’t be be whack Thoughts of tomorrow filled their mom’s head While worries and…

Wyatt Jennings Witt

Wyatt Jennings Witt

Have you ever heard the myth that Mexican food can induce labor? Well, I’m convinced there’s some truth to that statement. On the night of my due date, September 12th, Andrew went and got Mexican food from one of our favorite restaurants. I started feeling…

Natural, Inexpensive Way to Deworm

Natural, Inexpensive Way to Deworm

The thought of worms in any animal can make your skin crawl, as it does theirs I’m sure. Goats seem to be the first animal that comes to mind when the topic of deworming comes up, but there are actually plenty of types of worms…

DIY Inexpensive Chicken Coop Makeover: Before and After

DIY Inexpensive Chicken Coop Makeover: Before and After

The story of our farm actually began when we were dating and still lived in Southern California. Andrew’s dad was nice enough to let us build a chicken coop out of pallets in his backyard. Since then, chickens have always been something we’ve enjoyed but…

Adding Baby #2 to the Family

Adding Baby #2 to the Family

With a 2 year old and one on the way, I have so many thoughts going through my head. Since Oakley’s been born and I’ve followed mom blogs and other moms on Instagram, it seems a lot of them have one common fear, how will…

To all the working moms

To all the working moms

If I’m being completely honest, I struggle with mom guilt and I cry the night before going back to work after every break… I would be lying if I said I didn’t cry after a four day weekend one time. Thankfully, I love my job…

You Have Goat to be Kidding Me

You Have Goat to be Kidding Me

You probably remember from a while back that we got four goats. Just in case you don’t, I wrote a whole post about how we got them home in style… Beverly Hillbillies style that is. You can read about that here. I also introduced them…

Why we chose Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Why we chose Nigerian Dwarf Goats

I became interested in goats about a year ago. I watched a bunch of YouTube videos on them and Oakley loved them at the fair. She hadn’t been walking long and we must had gone in the petting zoo at the fair 10 times. We’d…

We got goats and you won’t believe how we got them home!

We got goats and you won’t believe how we got them home!

Our family friends made the move from California to Arkansas and the house they bought came with 7 goats. Before they moved here, we told them we would take whatever goats they didn’t want as goats are something we’ve been wanting to add to our…