Monthly Archives: April 2013

Hump Day!

Today is beyond the usual hump day. Today is an adventure day! We are transporting something like 24 goats, a whole herd with feed and supplies. There are three of us gals in this together, so I bet by tonight … Continue reading

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Garden is Growing!

Our first plantings this year were a dismal failure in many respects. An unpredictable spring with high temps followed by major frost made things I have always planted in February to be lost this year. Almost all of the heirloom … Continue reading

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Morning Rain

Ahhh, the coolness of a rainy morning! The birds don’t seem to mind as our farm wakes up. There is not much of a breeze this morning and I am missing the sound of the wind chimes on the back … Continue reading

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Bees are Here!

It’s morning. I am sitting at my keyboard with my cup of coffee thinking of how to share the wonderful experience and feelings of finally getting our first bees. The sun is just coming up, and the birds are slowly … Continue reading

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Bees, Goats, Ducks, Pigs and Chickens, Oh-my!

Our new home has been wonderful when it comes to the homestead. We have only been here 5 months, but it has come a long way. We put in hours upon hours working to make it run smoothly, which is … Continue reading

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