Here we go, just started our second round of incubating eggs! Only five survived of forty last time, hardly an impressive effort (and in their awkward adolescence are finally recognizable as all roosters, save one). We’ve adjusted our chicken-hatching game and refuse to give up! It’s time for round two!
Megan brought the kids to visit and took some pics! (click here) My sister brought the nephews up recently and took some great pics of the property and us all playing in the snow. Right now I wish it was gone so I could built some stuff, but it sure was fun last weekend! <aContinue reading “Megan brought the kids to visit and took some pics! (click here)”
Well, it’s been a tough couple of weeks. If you’ve been following the blog you know that we’re trying to build a legitimate homestead. Not only do we want to sustain ourselves and serve farm-to-table meals at our B&B, we want to build a real agricultural business as another revenue stream (albeit small) for theContinue reading “Profit and Loss”
Well, Al and I had an epic weekend last week. We saw family and friends (check out some photos by M. Helm here!), played with our baby chicks and kittens (the cute name for baby rabbits remember) and most importantly for the sake of this blog, learned how to make homemade cheese!! Everyone should doContinue reading “It’s Easy Being Cheesy!–Or–It’s March, Let’s Make Cheese!”