Dawning Comprehension

Dawning Comprehension

photo courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net Before I ever had a thought in my head of owning chickens or a goat or trying to grow or raise most of the food we consume, change had to start with simple little baby steps. The whole process of learning what is healthy and...
Kid Stall

Kid Stall

When Stuart and I were first dreaming up our LRB (you remember that stands for Little Red Barn, right?) 🙂 we used the same basic design as our greenhouse was based off of. We knew it needed to be longer as we planned to use it for milking and food storage as well as...
Good Meat

Good Meat

We recently found a farm/ranch in get-to-able distance from us. When you live in the Wild West you’re used to driving a “couple hours” like it’s no big deal, because that’s just what you have to do. Anyway, I was determined to find our...
Protective Polka, Poor Polly

Protective Polka, Poor Polly

We got our goats Polka and Polly from different herds at the same time last November. They were bred to the same buck, but I don’t think they’d ever met before we stuffed them in a crate together for the ride home. Here they are, kinda freaked out, heading...