Category Archives: HOBBY FARMING

The garden dirt bath

You know how chickens clean themselves?  With dirt.  I didn’t know that until I started doing chicken-keepingView full post »

Miss Glory Honey Buns

It’s been busy, busy, busy over the last month and a half!  Lots of garden and flower bed prep, planting,View full post »

Front Porch Sittin’

We had the family over for a Mother’s Day celebration and it was such a nice evening.  Lots of chatting andView full post »

Everything comes alive

I planted six blueberry bushes and several strawberry plants last spring, when I wasn’t really sure what I wantedView full post »

Life on the “farm”

I feel a little funny writing that we live on a farm.  But in addition to maintaining a veggie and fruit patch,View full post »

Say hello to our girls

First, wow I can’t believe how neglected the blog has been, yikes!  Busy season is upon us.  But second,View full post »

Signs of spring

Signs of spring abound.  There are little green shoots sprouting up from the ground all over our property, thanks toView full post »

Sourdough Crackers

I’ve been sourdough baking for about 3 months now.  I love it.  Yes, it does require a little effort.  But weView full post »

Our newest addition

When we first walk through our new house, I dreamed of a beautiful, rustic farm table sitting in the dining room thatView full post »

Our little friend

At any given point, we always have several flying friends visiting in our backyard.  Cardinals, woodpeckers, pigeons,View full post »

The Kombucha Experiment

I didn’t even know Kombucha was a thing until December when I was looking into starting sourdough baking again. View full post »

Mmmmm …

I ordered a new sourdough starter a few weeks back.  I tried maintaining one right before we brought Dumpling home, butView full post »

Glimpses of Christmas

I had so much fun adding touches of Christmas to the house this season.  Last year, we moved in right before ChristmasView full post »

Hot chocolate

I did a lot of fall yard work over the weekend that included preparing flower beds and planting spring bulbs.  We wereView full post »

Afternoons are for …

Afternoons are for … running away to the backyard with your siblings to go on an adventure. I was insideView full post »