i heart chickens.

I never thought I would be a person to say that. My, oh my, how times have changed. I love listening to these girls run across the yard and scratch around under bushes and through the leaves on the ground. Squiggy the Chicken, in particular, sounds like a ninja when she thinks she’s sneaked up […]

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is that a goat?

Lots of weird things happen to me. I think I’m a “weird magnet.” One of the latest weirdest things was when I asked Hank what he thought about getting goats. I had researched breeds that produced the best milk and ran across a certain one called Nubians. Then I researched on and on, discovering how […]

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soon.

Soon, our yard will help us into a more sustainable lifestyle. We’re growing more of our food, figuring out a cold frame system, starting more seeds for the winter, and widening our palates. Some of our surrounding neighbors have allowed foraging of cherries and apples, and just last week a new discovery: wild chokecherry and […]

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