5.31.2012 The Rest of the Story

Aside from all the haying hooha, there are a lot of other things going on at the farm.  Somewhere last week, I found time to plant 50 sweet potato slips.  I watered them in and watered them again the next … Continue reading

5.1.2012 Flies, bees, birds and not what I had planned.

Did you ever have one of those days?  You know the kind I mean.  You wake up and, over your morning coffee, you sort of map out your day – what chores need doing and their relative order of importance.  … Continue reading

3.22.2011 Peeps, bees, feed and rain

Tuesday update on Momma Orpington: One of her chicks died yesterday. One of those mysterious failure to thrive. She knew something was wrong with it and didn’t make an effort to keep him going. Karina tried. A little water. A … Continue reading