Goat Butter

Goat Butter

When you start reading up on goat milk and it’s potential, a lot of people will say you can’t really make goat butter because the milk is “naturally homogenized” (ya know that thing they do to cow milk so that the cream doesn’t rise in...
Little Luna

Little Luna

I’m seeing some progress in Luna’s view of me. Yay! She’s gone from complete terror to willingly approaching and sniffing my hand. But it’s not really because of me that she’s making such good progress, as much as I’d like to take...
The Greenhouse Garden Bed and What I Did to It

The Greenhouse Garden Bed and What I Did to It

You’ve seen bits about our greenhouse before. I need to devote a post to it and show you just how it all came together. My Hurb is THE MAN when it comes to building awesome structures around the ranch! But anyway, have to share this kinda funny story with you...
Waxing the Cheese

Waxing the Cheese

I’ve heard a couple different, and contradictory, opinions about how to store cheese during aging. Like I’ve said, it’s awesome that we “new” homesteader, farmer types can find all kinds of information online to help fill in the gaps in the lifestyle we weren’t grown...
Attack of the Cucumbers

Attack of the Cucumbers

It’s no secret (because I’ve told you bunches of times) that I am a novice gardner! Novice might even be giving me too much credit actually. So when I broke down and bought a few plants from Lowe’s to plant in the garden and green house I kinda...