Goats Everywhere!

Goats Everywhere!

We love our goats! Three little boy babies were born here, two bottle-fed doelings were dropped off when their mama died, and two older milkers were walked here from the neighbors. All in one week. We also have a lead on two new yearlings. That is a lot of goats for...
To Montana And Back Again!

To Montana And Back Again!

Paul Wheaton is a permaculture guru and with the benefits from it that we have seen on our little farm we have been super excited to go spend time with him this week. Be sure to follow the Duke on his YouTube channel, Paul Wheaton, and his website, Permies...
Shed Update

Shed Update

We are having such a good time going through all of the stuff we stored from the big house! The girls are putting on a fashion show every day and I get a little more hesitant about our ability to fit it all in the shed. All the boxes make me feel like a hoarder but...
Home At Last

Home At Last

  We pulled into Idaho Falls a week ago and boy does it feel good to be home and stationary! We are currently living with Jon’s sister, who is my age and more like a sister than a sister-in-law. While we are taking this little bit of a rest we have not been idle...
Homestead Plans

Homestead Plans

  Our renters are getting all ready to use the greenhouse by planting seeds in the window for transplanting. To me, this is the best part of renting. They are as excited about homesteading as I am and it is really fun to anticipate what they will do this first...
Home Sweet Homestead

Home Sweet Homestead

The best part about new beginnings is learning what you value most in life. By the time we get back to Idaho, we will have been gone for 10 months. Before leaving, images of all the books I have read about other places floated through my head as something to look...