Koi pond care for winter 

Getting everything ready for colder weather means cleaning the koi pond and doing a complete water change. After alot of reading and research I finally have some awesome healthy fishes that I just love and adore! Getting the pond ready for fall we are going to try and get rid of as much algae as…

Sunday fun day 

Sunday being our only day off you think we would relax but nope, not on this farm lol been up since 6 got a welding machine fixed for a fellow welder, now we are off to farm equipment fixing the swather getting it ready for our last hay cutting of the season ( thank heavens!)…

Goat breeding 101

My herd is half pygmys half Nigerian dwarfs that are papered so we took the trip to get them all a boyfriend. So meet jack he is 100% Nigerian dwarf and his mom and his sires mom both have milk stars from American dairy goat association. I am so excited for this spring, all the…

Baby blue 

Oh the learning curve of our first baby and of course it has to be a stud colt lol. He is teaching me so much and he is a amazing fast learner he will be 4 months old on the 29th of September and so far so good he is for the most part halter…

Getting back into to the swing of things

Man I suck! Sorry faithful followers! Farm update. The family farm is no longer it is just me and my husband now, some people are just not meant to live together forever. No hard feelings just a parting if ways for the better. With that said I got a new horse Pete, new Billy goat…

Fast learning blue! 

The little man is learning so fast! So the little colt has started following me around the pen and letting me touch him all over, I have been picking up his legs every day well tonight I barely touched his legs and he gave me his foot!!! I held it for about 5 seconds, I…

Getting a new horse today! 

Today the old man Peter is coming home to live with me forever! He’s about 19 and was rescued from the meat truck because people found him to unsafe “on the ground” which come to find out he is more than bomb proof while in the saddle!!! U can ride him up porches, in the…

Baby blue

Our sweet colt baby blue is amazing!!! Every day is a new day and we make a little more progress! We have been getting him use to us touching him all over , we haven’t got a halter on him yet. But I can pick up all four feet and hold them!! Baby steps, baby…

New adventures

Oh I am so sorry !! life on the farm has been crazy! The minute it gets warm it’s all hands on deck!! So I will try to catch you all up the best I can!! We where blessed with a beautiful red roam colt on memorial weekend  We named the wee lad “blue” we…

Up and running!! 

Oh my heck I have been so busy!! So let’s dive in!! My Nigerian dwarf had 3 beautiful babies and I have been milking her! Her babies are 3 weeks old so I pull them off and put them in their own pin at night and milk the doe in the morning I have been…

Back to Basics: 5 Ways To Make Toothpaste At Home

By Theresa Crouse – SurvivoPedia You grow your own food, you use coconut oil for moisturizer, and you clean your house with vinegar and maybe lemon oil. Why? You probably do it for a number of reasons. You want to be self-sufficient, you don’t want to eat or clean with toxic chemicals, and you want to…

Happy goat life

Oh man have things been busy around here!! My beautiful Nigerian dwarf blessed us with 3 happy healthy babies!     We also got my two new bottle feeder Nigerian dwarfs Bambi and Lilly and they are growing like weeds! Almost time to ween them from the bottle!! We also got 2 bottle feeder calves…