Day Fifty Three

The goats and the sheep have taken to visiting the front porch around mid-morning. Today, they just laid down and napped. Even the sheep, who are normally quick to get up and go when you come near them, just laid there and let me look and snap. Two are having a staring contest, and two…

Day Forty Four

New Year’s Day. Took a trip to Logan, Utah, where the University nestled in the mountains was covered in so much snow, it made it hard to see where the car-path ended and the footpath began.  

Day Forty Three

I am loving catching snowflakes with my camera. They are absolutely enchanting and make me long to purchase a lens that can capture their perfectly formed beauty. … but I won’t because that would be completely frivolous! And dessert today: Cheesecake! Devil’s Food Cake in place of a crust, Chocolate Cheesecake and plain lemon-flavored Cheesecake…

Day Forty

Hawaiian Banana Nut Bread, via Southern Living

Day Thirty Seven

  Waiting for breakfast. They seem to be looking at the world like, “What? Still snowing? Our worms are freezing over! Noooo!” They are really learning about teamwork in their efforts to stay warm!   I didn’t even know chickens could fly this high up, about eight feet high there.   We’ve named him Skitterson,…

Day Thirty Six

It finally snowed! We’ll leave the gate open for you… Made Pineapple Upside Down Cake, which is always a fun baking project. Something about layering cake batter over pineapple over melted brown sugar is very satisfying! Serving it with whipped cream was even more pleasurable, alas there are no pictures to show for that!

Day Twenty Eight

Are you leaving us already? But you just got here! What, you can’t stand the cold any more?! (That’s what they seemed to be saying, anyway)