Day Fifty Four

Yesterday’s snow came with a lot of wind, resulting in four lanes of highway being unusable for the amount of snow piling up, a 35 minute drive taking 2.5 hours, and waking up to one foot of snow to gaze upon this morning. It came just as the Christmas snow was disappearing… …and the birds…

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 Fifty One

This stubborn little girl goat got herself trapped in the corner of fence on the front porch, where she and her friends come for their morning hang-out. The others saw her like this and wandered off, so she started bleating for our attention. We came out, laughed with horror, took a short video and a…

Day Forty Five

Devil’s Food Cookie Cakes, sandwiched with Marshmallow Berry Cream …and new additions to the urban homestead: Boer goats. These girls are a handful. This is Becky… …and say hi to Amanda. Say it nicely, or she’ll headbutt someone. (Most probably Becky. Don’t feel too bad for Becky. She can give as good as she gets…)

Can you believe it’s snowing again?!

It’s snowing again, so we can’t come out to play! Thanks for visiting last night, though, with extra pails of hay! And, here, he has had enough of cowering from the snow, and not having fresh food to graze on. So, he reached for the lowest branch for his brunch.

Day Thirty

Feed me! But, I don’t want to go inside. Make me! My response? I can make you or I can fry you. Pick one! Cream Cheese Brownies for dessert.  

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)