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Natural, Inexpensive Way to Deworm

Natural, Inexpensive Way to Deworm

The thought of worms in any animal can make your skin crawl, as it does theirs I’m sure. Goats seem to be the first animal that comes to mind when the topic of deworming comes up, but there are actually plenty of types of worms…

You Have Goat to be Kidding Me

You Have Goat to be Kidding Me

You probably remember from a while back that we got four goats. Just in case you don’t, I wrote a whole post about how we got them home in style… Beverly Hillbillies style that is. You can read about that here. I also introduced them…

Why we chose Nigerian Dwarf Goats

Why we chose Nigerian Dwarf Goats

I became interested in goats about a year ago. I watched a bunch of YouTube videos on them and Oakley loved them at the fair. She hadn’t been walking long and we must had gone in the petting zoo at the fair 10 times. We’d…

We got goats and you won’t believe how we got them home!

We got goats and you won’t believe how we got them home!

Our family friends made the move from California to Arkansas and the house they bought came with 7 goats. Before they moved here, we told them we would take whatever goats they didn’t want as goats are something we’ve been wanting to add to our…

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…

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…

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…

The Adventures of Oakley and Pistol Pete

The Adventures of Oakley and Pistol Pete

Since we bought our farm and found out we were having Oakley, I’ve dreamt about getting Oakley a pony. I actually wanted to get her one for her first birthday, but she seemed a little young. I told our friends Santos and Madi, who train…