Posted in July 2012

Summertime Is For Outdoor Showers

Summertime Is For Outdoor Showers

One of the best things we thought of when we planned this house was an outdoor shower.  We have plenty of privacy and the perfect spot for one: just outside the back door, on the raised part of the concrete pad. It’s pretty basic, just a shower with a four foot hose and a temperature/on-off … Continue reading

Eggs

Eggs

We were expecting our first egg sometime in June, and we got it, just in time. The other morning we were drinking coffee and reading the paper (yes, we still get a paper delivered every morning) when we heard a huge ruckus from the chickens.  It didn’t last long so we thought nothing of it. Later … Continue reading

Adios Goats

The goats have gone and we miss them.  Stella and Link, our Dobermans, miss the excitement of running to the windows every time there’s any chance of seeing the goats.  In the three weeks they were here the goats became part of the family.  We adapted to their rhythm – indeed, they trained us well.  … Continue reading