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We Caught a Swarm of Bees... Now What?- Blog & Video

June 26, 2020 Amanda W

We Caught a Swarm of Bees... Now What?- Blog & Video

With our interest in sustainability, one project we have always been interested in taking on is Honey. I have bought Raw Texas Honey for years and have recently started buying ORGANIC RAW TEXAS HONEY by the gallon for my various farm projects such as my homemade wheat bread and other baking needs, Elderberry Syrup, and just for general eating. It has a delicious flavor and many health benefits as well (although those benefits are inactivated with baking but I still use it in my bread). Honey is nature's sugar! I have purchased a couple of books and multiple magazines with...


Consolidating my interests! Attempting to simplify my life!- Website merge

June 17, 2020 Amanda W

Consolidating my interests! Attempting to simplify my life!- Website merge

I will be merging my blog and online web-store to make my life simpler!

Trying to get 250 steps an hour?

September 22, 2016 Amanda W

If you are a die hard Fitbit Fan like me you know that Fitbit is making a big push to get you active throughout the day rather than just 1 scheduled chunk of exercise. Why is this? Having long periods of little to no activity is insanely bad for your back, posture, metabolism, cardiac and overall health. Besides getting that 250 steps an an hours (from 9-5) gets you to 2000 steps by the end of the workday, even if that is all you are doing. So whether you already have an exercise routine or not, adding the 250 steps an hour...


Weight Watchers journey begins!

September 04, 2016 Amanda W

Weight Watchers journey begins!

  Hi, Amanda here! I am the owner and manager of day to day operations here at The Step Counter. I just wanted to share a little about myself for those of you that are looking to connect with others that are in a weight loss journey. I will share a little about my journey from time to time and tips I have learned that are assisting me to reach my goals. Since my late 20s, I have really begun to struggle with my weight. Between the stress of trying to conceive, my slowing metabolism as I approached 30, and the...