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Dry winter

Still very little snow here this year. We’ve gotten some but I’ve been hearing about fires starting from sparks from a burning barrel. In December. Usually we’ve had enough snow that isn’t a problem. Not the case this year. It … Continue reading

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Finally! Some winter weather.

November 17, 2016 and we finally got measurable snow. About stinking time! We have been soooo dry. I’m glad to have a bit of moisture although I’m never thrilled about driving in the snow. You would think learning to drive … Continue reading

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Officially Spring

As of yesterday afternoon it is officially Spring. My goats, dogs, cats, and chickens have been telling me it is spring for a while now.  Dogs, cats, and goats have all been shedding and the chickens are laying regularly again. … Continue reading

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Summer? Fall? Winter?

We aren’t sure what we have at the moment.  Technically we are still in summer.  This week we have been feeling the chill in the air and I’m starting to see signs of fall.  Especially in the light angle and … Continue reading

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Chickens and Hawks

I’ve had a hawk after my chickens this week.  This is certainly a hazard of letting the chickens free range.  It is a bit unnerving.  I like hawks, but I don’t want them eating my chickens.   More homestead news: … Continue reading

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A few of the goofs that live here.

On my little chunk of paradise we have mostly girls that live here. And most of those girls are just plain crazy. A few little introductions. First we have a lab mix pup of about a year old. We got … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

I’m on a quick break from working outside. It is supposed to be almost 80 degrees today. I haven’t adjusted to those temperatures just yet so I have to remember to take it a little slower than I normally would. … Continue reading

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