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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…

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…

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…

Georgia On My Mind

Georgia On My Mind

We are so excited to introduce you to our new calf, Georgia! It’s about time we got Maggie a friend, but we waited until we found the right one at the right time and we’re pretty happy with Georgia! She is a newly weaned calf,…

Hellooooo 2019!

Hellooooo 2019!

I’ve started and deleted this post so many times and I’m not exactly sure why. Maybe because I feel like I should start it was a funny story like how my coffee exploded in the microwave or how my attempt at making homemade bread failed…

Meet Our NEIGHbors!

Meet Our NEIGHbors!

Andrew and I grew up in the suburbs of Southern California, not too far from Disneyland. We lived in track homes, where every 3rd or 4th home is the same layout. Our neighbors were really close, in fact, one time my neighbor and I tried…

Goodbye Stumps

Goodbye Stumps

Since we moved in a year and a half ago, Andrew has cut down so many trees that I’ve lost count.  There was one part of our property that looked like a tree graveyard, with stumps left and right.  There are different ways that you…

Where We’re at Lately

Where We’re at Lately

This post is a little random but I felt compelled to share it and I took some really cute pictures of Oakley today so even more reason to share.  I’m not even sure what to title it but maybe that will come to me by…

Garden Update

Garden Update

Well, I just tried to make bread in the oven and I wish I could say its delicious but that’s not quite the case.  It’s hard and cracked on the outside, but completely doughy on the inside.  I guess that’s what I get for being…