chickens, family, farming, goals

The Changes We Make

Years ago my mom would come home with these face masks and tell me to wear them for dusty jobs. Hauling hay, cleaning the tack shed, stripping the stall, mowing, and more would come with the admonition that it would be better to wear one. Flu season would come with the suggestion to wear one… Continue reading The Changes We Make

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chickens, family, farming, goals, goats, Poultry

Oreos and Goat Milk

This has been farm fresh week for us. We've eaten more food that we had a direct hand in growing/creating than ever before. I'm in awe. I wanted to come here and put into words just what it's done for my heart and mind and motivation to really consume what we've worked so hard for,… Continue reading Oreos and Goat Milk

chickens, family, farming, garden, goals, goats

Making Big Mistakes on a Little Farm

Being outside of town, on 6 glorious acres, letting our kids run wild has literally been a dream come true. I love it out here. My husband loves it out here (more than he thought he would, truth be told). The kids love it out here. We've got lots of stories to tell for being… Continue reading Making Big Mistakes on a Little Farm

chickens, farming, Feed Store, goats, horses, Things I Enjoy

One Thing At A Time

We're coming up on the two-week mark of running the feed store, and I have to remind myself every day that there is a honeymoon phase to every adventure in life - you know what I'm talking about, right? That time period when everything is bliss, and nothing seems to hard to tackle. I can't… Continue reading One Thing At A Time