Monthly Archives: July 2011

A little sunshine…

to brighten your day.  Have a great Friday!  Hope to see everyone at the market tomorrow.

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County Fair

We spent the afternoon at the fair, checking out all the different animals and projects by the 4-H’s.  It was hot 101 so we didn’t stay too long and voted for ice cream instead. After spending time at the fair … Continue reading

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Hot, Hot, Hot

This week has been a scorcher.  The garden is suffering, with it being 106 outside, the lack of water, and presense of bugs the plants just can’t compete.   The animals are still providing us with plenty of milk and eggs.  I … Continue reading

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This week we…

Had a visitor to our garden.  Thankfully he didn’t cause any trouble. With the weather being so hot my mom and I took the kids to the new Children’s Discovery Center in Topeka.  The kids had a blast.

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Wash House Update

We have been working hard on remodeling the wash house. This last Friday I was able to sew new curtains, (Thanks Mom for all your help) get them hung up and add a few pictures.  We still have a few things to … Continue reading

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Guineas

We got some much needed rain last night.  A little over an inch.  The garden is looking better.  I had wanted to get guineas this year for bug control in the garden and yard.  So this week I brought home eleven … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July

We had a great weekend.  Lots of people at the market on Saturday,  family in town visiting, birthday parties, parades and fireworks.

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Heat Wave!

It has been a very hot end of June. We have been watering the garden, hauling water to the animals, and providing ice for the rabbits. The kids have also been spending a lot of time in the kid pool.  … Continue reading

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