Tag: homestead

Research Time

So now that we have healthy goats, we need to figure out our next steps.

My First Online Sale!

Woot! I made my first online sale. My friends Angie and Kate ordered a care package for a birthday present, and some honey for themselves. So if’n any of you want honey or honey products, I have them. Goad Farm.

Pretty, But Dumb

Clover is our prettiest goat in my opinion. Also our smallest. But she is definitely not the smartest goat in the herd.

Apples!

Every year (but last year, because *gestures broadly at 2020*) we buy a couple of apple trees. It’s pretty much a crap shoot on whether they produce. This year was a pretty good year for two of our six trees.

Hutchinson Maker Space

I’m pretty sure I mentioned that the Husband got a job. Woo hoo! He is a makerspace specialist at the local library. It’s perfect for him. He gets to help teach people how to do techie and crafty things. He space is smaller, but… Continue Reading “Hutchinson Maker Space”

Salsa

I got some fantastic produce at the farmer’s market. And decided to make some salsa.

So We Bought a Couple Kids

Iris and Violet – two older nannies. Although I misgender Violet about once a week. Violet frowns on such shenanigans.

Trio of Tiny Vegetables

You can always tell when I’ve been watching Top Chef, because I make things like a trio of tiny vegetables amuse bouche. As I was watering, I noticed that the fairy tale eggplants were ripe, and that there were two squash blossoms ready, and… Continue Reading “Trio of Tiny Vegetables”

Pickle Day

Now that we have all this produce, we have to preserve it. We have a bit.

Farmers Market July

Us, on the way to the Farmers Market… “We need to restrain ourselves.”