…of Journeys and Roots

Easy Peasy: Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Happy Monday everyone! I hope getting up was not too much of a drag and the beginning of the work week is treating you well so far! Last night I had a strong cookie craving and decided to whip up some home made cookies for this mornings breakfast. Nothing better than to start your work week with a special treat! And since they turned out super yummy and really easy to make I though I would share! (more…)

Living room reveal

House_tour_livingroom

It has been a while since we shared the evolution of our home and what we had done by then was really not a lot. Since then I have been updating and decorating all along, so I decided it was time to share some of our newly decorated home with you. Let me start with the living room. (more…)

What the chick!

Washing_chickens

Since entering the intruiging world of being a chicken owner, I have learned A LOT!

I have learned about bedding, dust-bathing, food, scraps to feed and not feed. I have learned how to hold them and clean out their coop. Unfortunately we have also learned how to deal with a chicken with respiratory infection, as well as dealing with parasites! Yes parasites – ugh! My chickens had MITES!

Now this is an adventure I would like to share with you, cause it is to some extend humorous! (more…)

Meet the girls!

meet the girls

Most of you probably already know – at least since this post –  that Mike and I have added 5 fancy chickens – so called Silkies to the Brandauer clan! They have been part of the family for four months now and they bring joy and laughter to our days. I though it was time to introduce you formally! (more…)