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5 Tips for Beginning Gardeners

5 Tips for Beginning Gardeners

This is our second year planting a garden and our first year planting a fall garden and I’ve definitely learned a few things that I think are worth sharing. I figure every year I will continue to learn more and more about gardening and the…

Witt Party of 4!

Witt Party of 4!

I actually wrote this post months ago when we found out we were expecting. At this point we didn’t even know we were having a boy! I’m laying in bed as I type this and Andrew and Oakley are fast asleep. It’s pouring rain and…

Diy (Inexpensive) Farm Sign

Diy (Inexpensive) Farm Sign

*Make sure you read all the way to the end. There may be a hidden surprise in this post 😉 Every once in a while, okay actually pretty often I have the urge to create something with my hands. I guess you could call it…

Red, Witt, and Blue

Red, Witt, and Blue

I’m a little late but better late than never, right? 4th of July was our 4 year wedding anniversary! It was a great day to get married and it’s a great day to celebrate our country and our marriage with our family and friends. Who…

Third Trimester Bumpdate

Third Trimester Bumpdate

The past few months have been a whirlwind and I’ve been a little MIA over here on the blog, but a lot of exciting stuff has been going on. We are over the moon excited to have a little boy running around here and we…

Why Free Range Chickens Aren’t For Everyone

Why Free Range Chickens Aren’t For Everyone

Backyard chickens are really what started this whole dream for us. Andrew’s dad let us build a chicken coop in his backyard while we were still dating and the whole idea of farming snowballed from there. We’ve tried chicken coops, chicken tractors, and free range…

New Garden Entrance

New Garden Entrance

Last year we played it pretty safe with our garden because we didn’t want to bite off more than we can chew but this year we’ve decided to expand. Andrew built two more decent sized vegetable boxes and we decided we’re going to have an…

A New Home for Maggie and Georgia

A New Home for Maggie and Georgia

We’ve had a visitor on the farm since Friday, Oakley’s grandpa! We’ve had so much fun and he’s loved getting to see all of the animals and watching Oakley interact with all of them. I’m not sure who enjoys feeding Pete more, Oakley or grandpa…

We’ll Miss You Big Guy

We’ll Miss You Big Guy

Life on the farm isnt always beautiful and yesterday was really tough and heartbreakingly sad. Our big, fluffy guy passed away and I can’t even begin to express how sad I feel. I’ve always liked cats but we shared a special bond. The bond we…

It’s the Little Things in Life and an Oakley Update

It’s the Little Things in Life and an Oakley Update

I have so much to say and hope this doesn’t turn into too long of a blog post but I thought I would get on here and give a little Oakley update, since I haven’t shared one of those in a while. I used to…