Real Thanksgiving Feasting

Real Thanksgiving Feasting

(not my photo) So last year when I wrote a Turkey-day post I was day dreaming about how how different this year was going to be. I envisioned us raising and butchering our own Turkey and eating lots of items from our very own garden patch. I don’t even remember...
Birds and Bees… or Bucks and Does

Birds and Bees… or Bucks and Does

A few weeks ago our friends generously brought over their Nubian Buck to spent some time with our ladies! 😉 My kids called him “The Stinky Goat” and yes, every time I walked to the barn I remembered one of the biggest reasons why we didn’t want a...
Wart Removal with ACV

Wart Removal with ACV

So… this post has icky pictures in it. Sorry! 🙂 But if you’re looking for a natural way to get rid of warts, moles and skin tags, this might be something to try. A couple months ago I had a wart spring up on my thumb. I haven’t had much experience...
Deciding on Dairy Goats

Deciding on Dairy Goats

I did a lot of reading/research about dairy animals when we first started toying with the idea of having some. Obviously we decided on goats and here’s some of why, and some of what I wish I’d known before. When I looked into dairy cows, it was quite a...
Organic Options from Costco

Organic Options from Costco

I’m not a huge fan of processed foods in general, but occasionally I do buy some that we can use as snacks. The last time I went to Costco to “stock up” I had our upcoming family trip to Disneyland in mind and wanted to bring along some snack options...