fitness, food, Uncategorized

Clean Cookie Dough

This cookie dough recipe is an old faithful that will always hit the spot when I want just an little somethin' sweet but don't want to spend an hour baking and don't want to consume 892346527853 calories. It's especially perfect as a cool, quick summer time treat for my little ones, too!  And doesn't it… Continue reading Clean Cookie Dough

Decor DIY, farmhouse, Uncategorized

DIY Picnic Table Makeover

I posted a picture of our old/new picnic table on IG a few weeks ago and have gotten lots of questions from desperate owners of rickety old outdoor furniture wondering if there's hope after all. If you haven't noticed by now, I'm a lover of all things repurposed and found at a bargain or for… Continue reading DIY Picnic Table Makeover

chickens, farmhouse, gardening, Uncategorized

DIY Raised Bed Garden/Chicken Coop Combo

Gardening season is upon us!  And honestly, after we finished building the house this past October I was so exhausted and just done that I planned on waiting until 2019 to do any big homestead, farmy projects like acquiring animals or gardening.  We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps {Proverbs 16:9},… Continue reading DIY Raised Bed Garden/Chicken Coop Combo

chickens, farmhouse, food, Uncategorized

Raising Baby Chicks – The first Two Weeks

I've lived in rural Missouri my whole life, but I've never raised or cared for an animal other than my beloved grumpy cat doppelgänger Poopsie who disappeared or spontaneously combusted or was abducted by the neighbor in 2016. So needless to say I have no idea what I'm doing - but hey, I've managed to… Continue reading Raising Baby Chicks – The first Two Weeks

farmhouse, food, Uncategorized

Bone Brawth & Harmony

Remember Bone Thugz?  If not, gtfo.  Jk you can stay but if you don't click this link and listen to Ghetto Cowboy whilst reading about preparing bone broth and having Laura Ingalls Wilder aspirations well then just stop reading. Fam.  I've been poor, I've been rich, I've been middle, I've been always an American so… Continue reading Bone Brawth & Harmony

Business, Uncategorized

How I Make My Business Work For Me

Confession: I have a major obsession with pinning inspirational quotes.  My sister and I actually have a joint Pinterest board for 2018 inspiration where we can pin so hard and get all motivationally jacked up to go out and do our ideas and aspirations. I just love that there are so many people out there… Continue reading How I Make My Business Work For Me

food, Uncategorized

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Clean Zucchini Muffins

shred10 approved "I'm talking about freeing yourself up to live life in abundance instead of clinging to your fears." - read of the day (by Jen Sincero) I'm a total self-growth junkie.  Me.  The girl who used to skip class in college to eat chocolate icing by the spoonful while binging on Nip/Tuck and generally… Continue reading Chocolate Chocolate Chip Clean Zucchini Muffins

food, Uncategorized

Clean & Lean Banana Bread

I recently heard a fitness professional say that if you exercise for an hour or more a day, you're considered an athlete.  And at first I was like, hey! that makes me an athlete.  But then I was like...wait...I haven't exercise vigorously or consistently since Thanksgiving.  Sooo, maybe not.  But then I was like, wait!… Continue reading Clean & Lean Banana Bread