On March 7th we welcomed two new babes to the farm! Lucille and Vern! Born in the wee early hours, when I got out there at 7 am, they were dried and perfect! Laverne is a fantastic mom. I'm so proud of these two cutie patooties! Lucille, little doll! She is moon spotted like … [Read more...] about Babies!
I know it has been ages and ages since I have posted anything here, but it isn't because I haven't wanted to, I have! It's just life has been full force forward and I think, "I'm going to blog that" but I wanted to catch up on all that has been missed and then I don't do … [Read more...] about For the love of blogging
Yesterday was the culmination of something that has been a LONG time in the making! We are NOW, for real and for true, beekeepers. We placed a. hold on two nucs at the first of the year and have been eagerly waiting for the bees to come in. Shannon even took part in a class … [Read more...] about Bees are Buzzing!
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
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!