It's funny how things work out sometimes... We believed that Hazel was bred and would be due to kid for her first time in April, Easter weekend actually. As time neared, we recognized there were no changes in her udder and that in fact she was not bred after all. It totally … [Read more...] about New Faces on the Farm
Irish Soda Bread with milk kefir
Yesterday was St. Patricks Day and when the kids were young, I used to be fun and do themed foods for the day to make everything special. The kids are so much older now and don't seem to get the same thrill, but we were on a severe weather watch and I was anxious... I was also … [Read more...] about Irish Soda Bread with milk kefir
Yesterday was Pi (3-March 14) so it worked out extremely well that I made pies on Saturday... they turned out a little loose, so they had to set overnight, which was perfect cause I had forgotten pie day this year. Most years I always make pie for pi day. The weekend was … [Read more...] about Slow weekending
It’s the perfect time for Pumpkin Pie!
You may be saying... "Chas, seriously, it's March for heaven's sake!" "Pumpkin Pie in March?""It's not autumn, it's not November!"Just hear me out! You may be like me and have some pumpkins or butternut squashes that are getting past their storing prime. And do you … [Read more...] about It’s the perfect time for Pumpkin Pie!
SURPRISE!!! We knew it was going to be soon, but we weren't ready for these little fluff balls to be coming home last night! We had built a brooder and had the heat mat, but picking up chick feed and shavings were going to be done THIS morning... WRONG! Haha... you gotta … [Read more...] about SURPRISE!