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What’s up with the Goats?

Hobby Farms Magazine had an article recently titled “How Do You Make Money Farming? Raise Meat Goats.”  If you saw it you might be wondering how our goat business is going. You might say it hasn’t really gotten out of … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer- spoiler alert – depressing!

It’s hard to believe but as of next Friday (July 4th) our summer break will be half over.  The busy part of the summer is over – the garden is in and (mostly) growing, the kids have gone to camp (4-H, … Continue reading

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Support

Thanks everyone for the enthusiastic response. I admit that I don’t feel “done” with this journey or the blog quite yet. But perhaps we are moving on to a new chapter – one with a little less chaos and a … Continue reading

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