Archive for the ‘adventures’ Category

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

all kidding aside

With much anticipation, the kidding day finally arrived on May 7th! In case you’re wondering, kidding is goat speak for mama goat is having a baby, yo! Or three babies in Sugar Cookie’s case. Sugar Cookie’s official due date was May 9th, and the breeder warned us that Nigerian Dwarf goats tend to go about […]

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

another sunny senior treat

Don't even say it. I'm beating myself up enough about flaking out on the blog these past few months. This latest spell was the worst, and I have no excuses. I think it's partly due to getting a little burnt out on blogging. You know, people, I've been at this thing for over 10 years […]

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

now entering goatland

I fought for a long time to only have chickens, but then Mike showed up with cows. Ok, cows and chickens, it is. However, Mike had no intention of stopping there. As you well know, we’ve also had pigs (and will again this spring), pheasants (not sure if we’ll get more since we’ve such bad […]

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

cruise away from winter

After we had our South Beach adventure last year Mike and I decided we should make it an annual tradition. This time Mike came up with the idea to take a cruise. How could I refuse that offer. I got to work on my research almost the second Mike made the suggestion, and I found […]

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

dragging on

This winter. Need I say more? Just when I think that it’s going to warm up, the temps drop again. And then the winds decide they don’t want the temps getting all the attention and outdo them. I’m guessing most of us in the midwest are dealing with these lovely weather patterns, so I won’t […]