Spring Pics with Chicks – Five Questions to ask before Booking

Spring Pics With Chicks – 5 questions to ask before booking Daylight savings time is here, and besides a week of waking up late and being groggy, we also get to enjoy an extra hour of daylight.  The snow is starting to melt and the sun begins to feel nice instead of distant. With Easter around the corner, many of us with small children are getting geared up for Spring pictures.  There is nothing cuter […]

6 Natural Methods to Combat SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

6 Natural Methods to Beat the Winter Blues   So you made it through the holidays, surviving visits from your  in-laws and crazy aunt Betty.    January arrived and you celebrated the new year, even kept your resolution (for a while).      As we enter into February restlessness starts to settle in.       The days are short and the nights are long.   Motivation evaporates and it can be hard to get out of […]

The Dirty Dozen of SkinCare

My middle son, Brett suffered from severe cradle cap as in infant (among other issues). It was advised by both my dermatologist and pediatrician to use a coal tar shampoo. What they didn’t realize at the time was that Coal Tar is carcinogenic and causes both cancer and tumors in lab tests. While it can alleviate itching and flaking, the risk far outweighs the temporary benefits. It is still available in products today What to […]

Unrequited Love – The Story of Zeke

Jane Eyre, Great Expectations, and Gone with the Wind – all amazing romances, with amazing characters that tug at your heartstrings and drive you mad all at the same time.   They are the cornerstone of every hopeless romantic’s collection, but they’ve got nothing on Zeke!  Zeek – A serama cockeral Zeke is a serama cockerel (a rooster who is not yet a year old) and is in love with “Pet Chickens” founder Christy Lee’s […]

Meet Thelma & Louise

  Most of us are familiar with the two spunky characters in the movie “Thelma & Louise” that fought off an attack and law enforcement in an epic adventure. Today I’d like to introduce you to a different Thelma & Louise, whose story may be different, but whose intestinal fortitude is very similar to the heroines in the movie.Thelma and Louise are battery hens that were rescued last week by Jennafer Sperline, a Corpsman in the US […]