Monthly Archives: April 2012

New kids…

We had our first set of kids yesterday and the last for this new herd of ours.  All the other does had kidded prior to us bring them to the farm.  I was so excited to see them and hold … Continue reading

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Opening Day…

The perfect day for a farmers’ market, cool and crisp this morning than warming up to a sunny 65 with a light breeze.  I enjoyed seeing all the vendors and shoppers again after the winter break.  If you missed us … Continue reading

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Farmers’ Market Season

Busy week here getting ready for the first Saturday market.  I am making lotions, lip balms, and all kinds of soaps.  I will have goat’s milk soap, cow’s milk soap, and olive oil soap all fresh from the farm. Hope … Continue reading

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Homestead Community Post…

I found this fun emag today and enjoyed reading it so here it is for you to enjoy too.  This is their first emag and all about homesteading. Read it here hcpemagspring2012read.pdf For more information about the emag go to:http://www.homesteaddryingracks.com/emag.html

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American Elms…

We had this beautiful American Elm shading the south side of our house and had to have it cut down this week.  It is amazing the difference trees make in a landscape.  This tree was infected with Dutch Elm Disease … Continue reading

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Planting perennials…

With all the unusually warm weather we have been having I have got planting fever.  This year I am focusing on establishing my perennial veggie beds.  I won’t have anything to harvest and enjoy this year, but with a little … Continue reading

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