Getting Ready for Lambing

Getting Ready for Lambing

It is no secret that I love sheep. I love living around sheep. I love lambing, spring lambs everywhere and hearing all those lamb noises in the barn. I have been working towards this for over 7 months. The whole

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 8

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 8

Week 8 – Farm Basket​ September 24 Welcome to Week 8! What could be in your basket this week: Butternut squash Although a fruit, butternut squash is used as a vegetable and can be roasted, toasted, puréed for soups, or mashed

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 7

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 7

Week 7 – Farm Basket​ September 17 Welcome to Week 7! What could be in your basket this week: Brokali (no, that’s not a typo!) Half kale, half broccoli. There’s no ‘waste’ with this one – both the florets, leaves

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 6

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 6

Week 6 – Farm Basket September 10 Welcome to Week 6! What could be in your basket this week: Brokali (no, that’s not a typo!) Half kale, half broccoli. There’s no ‘waste’ with this one – both the florets, leaves

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 5

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 5

Week 5 – Farm Basket September 3 Welcome to Week 5! What could be in your basket this week: Brokali (no, that’s not a typo!) Half kale, half broccoli. There’s no ‘waste’ with this one – both the florets, leaves

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 4

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 4

Week 4 – Farm Basket August 27 Welcome to Week 4! What could be in your basket this week: Cucumber/Lemon Cucumber Round and yellow, a perfect serving for one or two people. Lemon cucumbers have a thin skin with a

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 3

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 3

Week 3 – Farm Basket August 20 Welcome to Week 3! What could be in your basket this week: Cucumber/Lemon Cucumber Round and yellow, a perfect serving for one or two people. Lemon cucumbers have a thin skin with a

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 2

Farm Basket 2015 – Week 2

Week 2 – Farm Basket August 6 Welcome to Week 2. What could be in your basket this week: Cucumber These low-calorie veggies contain many nutritional benefits and are very versatile. Lettuce Light and fresh. Perfect for your late summer salad.

Goslings and Chicks

Goslings and Chicks

Looking out my kitchen window, I am entranced by a new dynamic. Yes, the sheep are still out there. The three little Icelandic lambs are always together, today being no exception. Their multicolored coats still stand out in a sea

More Spring Arrivals

More Spring Arrivals

Just before our afternoon trip to the barn on Tuesday, we noticed that Coco was not with the other three goats. That should have been the tip off right there, but we had had so many false alarms in the