Rebecca Harkness


New Year’s Resolutions: The Obsession, The Stress, The Broken Promises

Every year, people obsess over their next New Year’s Resolution. Doing this creates unnecessary pressures on choosing something amazing and life changing... Choosing something that will enhance our life whether it be by doing...

The Eastern Idaho State Fair and All of the Fun That Comes With It!

Every year, my family and I anxiously wait for the Eastern Idaho State Fair to roll into town. We have so much fun that we often go multiple times during the week that the...

 An Only Child Raising Multiple Children: The Good, the Hard, and the Worth It

I knew from a young age that I wanted to be a mom. I also knew that I wanted to have multiple children and a bigger family. I feel that this desire came from...

Candle Light Yoga: An Unexpected Experience

I first tried yoga nearly 20 years ago; I enjoyed it for a few months and then never did it again. At the time, it just wasn’t for me. It wasn’t until recently that...
Multicolored eggs in a cardboard egg carton.

The Chicken Saga Continues: Eggs Here, Eggs There, Eggs Everywhere

It has now been roughly 9 months since we started our chicken owning adventure and what an interesting journey it has been. We bought 27 chickens in March and by the time June 2021 arrived...
Tag reading 'Made in Santa's Workshop'.

Santa’s Gift: A Controversial Holiday Topic

Over the last few holiday seasons, I have noticed several posts on different social media platforms that encourage people to essentially be considerate of other parents/children when deciding what Santa gift will be put...

The Succulent: A Serial Plant Killer’s Worthy Opponent

I have never had a green thumb, but I am also not a quitter. I have always been told to keep trying to grow a garden, keep planting, and eventually, I will be able...

Finding Appreciation in Cleaning and Motherhood

Chores: the vicious, never-ending tasks that haunt you at all hours of the day. I don’t know about your house but no matter how much I clean my house, it STILL needs to be cleaned...

Hidden Adventures: A Day in Rexburg and Surrounding Areas

Before I knew it, Spring Break had crept up and I hadn’t made any plans for my family. Not a little getaway, not a planned drive or shopping trip. Absolutely nothing. So, it was...

One Chick, Two Chicks, Three Chicks, Oh MY!

I have recently become a Chicken Mom. You might be asking yourself, “What is a chicken mom?” Or you’re a fellow Chicken Mom that is obsessed with her ladies. Last year we moved to a...