Monthly Archives: October 2008

New chickens on the homestead get a new coop

We had unexpected new chickens. My oldest son, Bill, called to say that his father-in-law had 12 heavy laying hens that he was given...

My long awaited apple fell off the tree and the goats...

Yep, that lone apple in our beautiful orchard disappeared. I checked it yesterday and it was fine. I even debated on picking it and...

The firewood pile is attacked

I thought that would get your attention. Actually, David helped his two friends, Zak and Patrick, with firewood splitting and roofing for several days,...

Finishing harvest & finding a rainbow

We're finishing up the harvest and getting the fields ready for winter. I also spotted a rainbow out by our apple orchard that I...

Will’s been gone a week but harvest continues

It's hard to believe that Will's been gone a week; it sure left a hollow spot around here! But I'm still hard at it,...