Hello and thanks for stopping by! My name is Angela. I am a scientist, wife, cat-mom, and fitness enthusiast. This page is my personal blog, and you will find a range of topics, centered around healthy living. Why “The Chicken Scoop”?  Well, when I started this blog, we had just gotten a small flock of chickens and the name just stuck!  I hope you enjoy your visit!

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Christmas 2015

I hope you all are enjoying the holidays. Rob and I worked hard to get ready for Christmas this year. We host our entire family for breakfast so that could add up to a lot of people! Not everyone can always make it up but this year, we ended up with 20 adults and 4 children.

Wednesday night, my sister and mom came over to

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Lazy Days

Happy Monday! This weekend was the first real weekend that I think Rob and I had basically nothing to do. And it was glorious! Friday, I had a makeup party at a friend’s house. Saturday, we did pretty much nothing all day. We started off with breakfast sandwiches at the park.

We also hung up some Christmas decorations outside so that it feels more

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April Festivities

Happy Monday everyone! I have a moment to breathe! Well, not literally, because my nose is beyond stuffy.

So I’ve been super busy lately. The same weekend of the Atlantic City April Fool’s Day races was also Russian Orthodox Easter, which I host every year for my family. We had a really great time and even had a few close friends stop by too. Everyone

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