Monthly Archives: November 2016

The History of Our Land

We’re celebrating being here on the farm for five years. I thought I’d share my great grandfather’s story, from a newspaper article he wrote, of his journey here and how he claimed the land we now live on.

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Gettin’ the Chicken in the Freezer!

Cutting up chicken is a lot more work than freezing it whole. It pays off in the long run though, because it makes it more convenient to use. This time we cut more up than we left whole. It’s a … Continue reading

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Processing Day|| One Chicken Had A Bad Heart

Processing day… it’s a day that we both dread and look forward to. It’s always hard to part with animals that you’ve spent time with and taken care of, but at the same time it’s nice to get them done … Continue reading

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Oh no, we have to skip Friday!

Oh dear, I got days mixed up and it affected the whole week. So here it is Friday and we’re doing all the stuff we planned on doing Thursday. I guess we’ll have to skip Friday so that we get … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat Fun!

It was a warm, beautiful, but very windy Halloween evening. Even though it was difficult for witches to keep their hats on, it didn’t stop the fun.

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“Gotta Look Beyond the Stock Trailer!”

It was a busy day… carved the pumpkin, canned chicken broth and fixed my Mom’s porch.  

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“Help! The turkeys keep following me!”

We started out the day with our usual chores. Got a batch of apple butter started and chicken canned. The turkeys keep following Miley around and she’s a little weirded out by it because she’s not sure of their intentions.

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New Corral, Bone Broth, and Bullet Journaling

We finally got our goat corral made. It turned out really nice and the goats seem to like being in there better than the smaller one we had them in. While we were building the corral I started making bone … Continue reading

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Mission Scare Mom & Gooey Caramel Apples

Miley’s Mission: To sneak up on and scare Mom before Mom notices she’s there. Was the mission a success? Watch and see! 

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Apple Pie Filling and Chicken Hugs

We spent most of the day making apple pie filling… the house smelled good and made us hungry for a pie! Our busy day ended on a happy note with chicken hugs and smiles.

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