We had a great, although rainy Memorial Weekend

Saturday, Will and our wonderful apprentice, Alisha, cut lumber and finished the board and batten siding on our new barn. Alisha learned to use Will's pneumatic air gun to drive the nails....

We woke up to an inch of snow this morning

Our temperatures have been running about 10 degrees below normal — or more. Brrr. When Mittens saw snow on the ground this morning, she made a scrunched up ugly face. She was...

It’s been a different week

I've been busy cleaning out my raspberry-choked flower beds in the front yard, getting ready to renew them. Around here, wild raspberries are among the worst of weeds, spreading by underground rhizomes,...

After Spring arrived, we got dumped on by a foot of snow.

Boy, were we bummed! Just when all the grass was showing in the yard and the cows were dancing with joy, we got a winter storm warning for our area. We had...

It’s been a busy week

According to the weather forecast, we were in for a week of rain. So Will hooked up the triple axle equipment trailer and headed for Homestead Mills to pick up five 1,500...