It is a bittersweet moment for us! The last of our Spring kids have been born, so we are done until next year with being able to watch and participate in the miracle of birth, which never ceases to amaze...
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Last week, I was sitting out on our back porch, rocking in my chair, mid-morning having just spent some personal time with God and was taken with the loveliness of the moment. In the midst of one of our rainiest...
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Anticipation is growing, along with the growing abdominal girths of a few of our girls!  There are kids in there them bellies and I think there may be a few.  Two of our girls have grown considerably, compared to the...
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After reading some posts from fellow goat owners, I have recently had the point driven home that whether the weather is too hot, too cold, or too anything is a very relative opinion.  Fellow goat owners spoke of having to trudge...
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We are in a rut! But we’re not complaining too much about being in this kind of rut.  This is the kind of rut that we have actually been anticipating.  It’s breeding season for our sweet goats…baby-making time (or more...
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It was by chance that I heard the flocks sounding their alarm.  It was a beautiful day and I decided to make a phone call while sitting on the back porch.  I was saying goodbye to my friend as I...
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“I’m molting, I’m molting!”  It’s funny, but this is what came to mind immediately when I saw what began happening in my coops a couple of weeks ago.  I imagined my chickens clamoring in distress and using the same cackling voice that the Wicked Witch of the East in...
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It’s official-we have a beautiful working barn!  The building is abuzz with animal life and we are actively preparing for the new lives that will grace its beautiful stalls in the very near future.  We have three roomy stalls, a...
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Witnessing the miracle of life never ceases to amaze! Whether it is the birth of a baby or the birth of a chick, it is an awe-inspiring experience.  Anyone that takes the time to truly contemplate the fact that there...
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The warming tone of a spring sunrise casts shadows upon this beautiful new addition to our land and I am filled with awe and thanksgiving.  This beautiful barn made of cypress has finally just about come to completion, borne of...
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