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First Snow and First Eggs

We awoke today to the first measurable snow of the season, about 1/2 inch of wet accumulation.  The white won’t last long.  The next few days will have temperatures in the 40sF with rain.   301 more words

Cultivated Plants


I was a farm kid in the early years, and some events were comical I thought. This one is one of those episodes. My grandmother was quite religious but granddad, not so much. 869 more words


Farm Chores With Grandpap And Grandma's Table

My grandparents

I just watched a movie that took place in a small rural town. It starred Jason Robard who played a grandfather who raised his granddaughter. 1,553 more words


Goat Pens and Dog Runs: A study of dual-purpose

Hello gentle readers!  As you may have assumed from my radio silence, things have been going down in Alice Town.  Joey and I have moved to Veneta, OR to live in this cabin: 2,799 more words

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Dried paint is sexy

with apologies to Kenny Chesney for using “She thinks my tractors sexy”

Dried paint is sexy

She thinks dried paint is sexy

On my face and on my arms… 240 more words

Farm Life? 

Emily and I and about to start a new adventure in our lives. We are taking this opportunity to start afresh. After our adventures in being married for a year we thought we needed to try to take it from the start again. 242 more words


Farmers Market Co-Op

Our Island started a Farmers Market Co-Op about 3 weeks ago.  They asked all of us who farm or homestead to be a part of it and sell some of our goods.  239 more words