Do you have grand visions of having your own organic garden, raising chickens, composting and the like?   Time and energy often the in the way of these grand plans for us city dwellers.   Well, weekend warriors do not despair.  Microfarm Organic Gardens of Charlotte is changing the local landscape of farming one raised.. read more →

    I love all my previous ETSY finds but, I have some new great ones to share with you from the wild to the mild. I hope you enjoy my latest shopping adventues from ETSY. You can click on any image to go directly to it to buy it.   Happy Shopping! Please make sure.. read more →

My "Chicks are not just for Easter" post last year was wildly popular with the uber chic chicken coops. I could not resist giving you a few more ideas if you are in the hunt for the perfect chicken coop.  Even Neiman Marcus joined in the chicken coop craze with a quite fab "Fantasy Hen.. read more →

I started blogging almost 1 year ago as my New Year's resolution. Now 331 posts later, this may be the only resolution I have ever kept.  Blogging has turned into something I really enjoy.  It has introduced me to so many wonderful and talented people throughout the country. It has opened many new doors, travels.. read more →

Chicks ARE just for Easter at my house.  My husband does not want me to get any more animals! We currently have 2 dogs, "Waffles", a mutt and "Junior", a Jack Russell terrier, a hedgehog named "Henrietta" and a bearded dragon name "Turbo" (I called her "Turbetty" after our boy dragon laid eggs…we had the.. read more →