Monthly Archives: August 2012

Our Goats!

Thanks to some help from a family friend we have been able to purchase three Kiko/Boer doelings (3 month old females).  The previous owner is housing them for a bit longer until we can get our small pasture next to … Continue reading

Posted in Farming, goats, hobby farm, Homesteading | 5 Comments

The Simple Life

Dinner was over and I was cleaning up.  It was a fairly simple dinner – ravioli, broccoli for those who would eat it, and some of that easy garlic bread – the kind that went from the freezer to the … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, frugal living, Homesteading, recycling, Sustainable Living | Tagged , , , | 14 Comments

Grumpy Old Car

Old Blue gasps, wheezes and rattles as we wind along the country road, lined by dark forests on one side, and a dry stunted corn field on the other.  I am not attentive and caring like a hospice nurse tending … Continue reading

Posted in breakdown, car, driving, insurance, poverty | 11 Comments