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Sunday Homestead Update - Winter on the Homestead

Spring, Summer, and Fall are definitely very busy seasons on the homestead.  Spring means farm babies and getting the garden in, summer days are full of managing the garden and livestock, and fall days are spent hunting, butchering, harvesting, and putting up food for winter.   576 more words

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Sunday Homestead Update

We are buried in snow up here in the high Rockies!

It is so beautiful, but also very cold.  :-)

Early in the storm you could still see my container herb garden. 393 more words

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Sunday Homestead Update

Happy New Year!  It is always exciting to start a new year and wonder at the adventures it will hold.

Sheep

Thank you all for your name suggestions for our new ewe…they were all wonderful!   923 more words

Chickens

2016 Year-End Homestead Review

Despite the struggles, life is always full of blessings, and as we finish off another blessed year on the farm we are happy to look back and see what happened on the homestead. 883 more words

Chickens

Midweek Update and Name the Ewe

As the cold weather rages around us we have been keeping warm and cozy by the fire.  Our indoor kitties have been keeping my lap warm while I knit.   182 more words

Sheep

Getting Ready for Farm Babies

Our first goat is due mid-February, and the other goat and the rest of the sheep follow through March and April.  We have more babies due this year than ever before.   476 more words

Sheep

Sunday Homestead Update - Baby, It's Cold Outside!

We had quite a cold snap this last week – taking us down to -20F at night, and single digits during the day.  It meant a lot of extra work keeping the stock watered and warm, but everyone pulled through well except our old farm dog, Tundra.   773 more words

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