That's right! You have Suzy Homemaker, Debbie Downer, Chatty Cathy, Rosie the Riveter, and now Heather Homesteader! Okay I would never have the guts to be a REAL homesteader without it being a necessity (I have to acknowledge the possibility of catastrophic things happening, crazy 500 year storms, power grid failures etc) but I am… Continue reading Heather Homesteader
I keep telling people that I can't figure out how to get our cows pregnant. Then I stop and laugh and say, "Let me rephrase that. I know the MECHANICS of getting a cow pregnant, I just can't figure out the logistics of getting our cows pregnant with no bulls their breed/size around here that… Continue reading That’s a Load of Bull
Yes that is right. We have magical chickens that can teleport, well, just one I guess. Little miss Bridget is still broody, so last night when we were closing the barn up we decided to kick her out of the coop and close the doors to force her to find somewhere else to sleep for… Continue reading Magical Teleporting Chickens
Yes, so for starters if you haven't heard, our little girl donkey is a little boy donkey!! Luna just didn't have the same ring for a boy, so we switched it to Apollo in honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo. After a couple of days it was apparent that our baby burro definitely has… Continue reading She is a he, and other news
Today was a momentous occasion, the first birth on our little ranch. Hubby went out to feed, and then quickly came back inside to tell me I was going to want to get up and go outside because we had a baby donkey! SHE IS SO CUTE. We are very thankful that the birth appears… Continue reading She’s Here!
The last few weeks have flown by! Wow. The garden is coming together, and it appears that summer is finally here to stay! So are the mosquitoes. We have been eaten alive every time we go out and there isn't at least a breeze. Brent finished up the garden fence last week, so hopefully most… Continue reading Bianca
Whew. So, the other house went on the market midday yesterday. We managed to get 4 showings through in the afternoon/evening, and then this morning we got our first offer. A while later we got our second offer, and as of the time I'm writing this we have 16 showings scheduled today, and 5 more… Continue reading Never a dull moment