Why it’s okay to have a bad day every now and then

Hey there buddies! This blog post is completely unplanned, but there are some things that I have been feeling pretty strongly lately, and I wanted to share them with you in case any of you need to hear this as well. I think that a lot of who we are is a reflection of the [...]

Tips for Incubating Chicken Eggs

Hi friends!  Before we began incubating our first batch of chicks, I asked my Instagram buddies for any tips, tricks, or advice they could share from their own incubating experiences. Since I found this information very helpful, I figured other people would too. As a disclaimer, I would like to say that these ideas are [...]

Livestock Guardian Dogs

When we first decided that we were going to bring Nigerian Dwarf goats on to the farm, one of my immediate concerns was their safety. For one, we live in an area where the property can be frequented by animals such as grizzly bears, black bears, coyotes, wolves, foxes, bobcats, and mountain lions. Fortunately most [...]

Why Start a Hobby Farm?

When I am having a tough day or an extremely busy week I often look for an outlet.  For some it's working out, for others it's cooking or baking; but for me the answer has always been my animals. I spent the majority of my childhood and most of my young adult life planning to [...]