This whole thing really is an adventure. I am ridiculously excited that as of today we have have 9 of this year's chickens laying, even though I'm not positive which ones are laying. We know it is May, Carmella, Pepper, Butterscotch, and Rae, and then #6 is a bluish-green egg that can really only be… Continue reading Where the Green Grass Grows
As much as I would like to say that we are settling into a routine, it is still only a goal that we are working toward. In some ways we have some bits of routine in place. Brent is usually up before me in the mornings and he goes out to feed the chickens and… Continue reading Settling into a Routine
So this weekend was not nearly as exhausting as last weekend, but the week itself was crazy tiring. I managed to leave on Tuesday morning to head up to the old house. Tuesday and Wednesday nights were spent up there, and then I ended up driving back down on Thursday because I missed my critters… Continue reading Welcome Mr Butter
It is Monday evening and it is safe to say that we are TIRED, but that we have 4 happy cows in our pasture. OUR pasture being the operative part of that phrase lol Friday evening we picked up the truck as planned. It turned out to be a 3/4 ton instead of a 1… Continue reading Moo!
Chickens! So our baby chicks are now a few weeks old and man are they growing. I'm not crazy about the dust level in my kitchen, so I am ready for them to go outside. Luckily the setup that we have for the chickens means that they won't actually be moving to an outdoor coop,… Continue reading Progress on the Ranch