First Monday Finds

First Monday is an amazing craft/flea/junk market that is held year round on the weekend of the first Monday of each month in Canton, Texas.  First Monday Trade Days is a tradition that “began in the 1850s when the District Judge stopped in Canton on the first Monday of every month to hold court sessions, many brought goods, produce, and livestock with them to buy, sell or trade.… Read the rest

Furry and Feathered Friends

The week 6 topic of the Farmgirl Blog-A-Thon is “Furry and Feathered Friends”!  I love my furry and feathered friends!  My dogs and cats are like my children!

My love for animals began when I was a small child!  As a little girl my parents had a cat named Tycoon. … Read the rest

Getting Crafty (The Chicken Tractor is Done!)

The week 5 topic of the Farmgirl Blog-a-thon is “getting crafty”.  I am all about crafty but something always seems to happen during the months of April and May and I do VERY LITTLE crafting!  Maybe it is because things get so hectic at school, maybe it is because it is warmer and I spend more time outside. … Read the rest

In The Garden

Gardening is one thing I would really like to learn more about and get more involved in.  I have had a vegetable garden a few times but when I went back to school to get my masters degree I couldn’t find the time to keep it up. … Read the rest

Domestic Bliss/Farm Kitchen

Let me begin by telling you about my space.  My kitchen has been a work in progress for the last 8 years!  When we first moved in it was AWFUL!  Old appliances, broken cabinet draws, UGLY linolum flooring that was stained, torn, bubbled and just missing in some places!… Read the rest