Where did March go?


Lorenzo asked me if I was going to make <another> blog post about not writing a blog post, yeah, I guess so kid. At least, I’m writing! Well, I guess more like where did the first 13 days go?  I have been busy working on a ton of sewing. (Gosh I need to update my […]

Kittens + Toddler = Snow Day Total Adorableness

Oooh it's getting exciting!

I was doing a little sewing and the bigs were working math when Lorenzo said “Mom you have to come see this….grab your camera!” Total adorableness (Is that a word??). Well, it is now.  So cute. We’re having another snow day here as we are measuring the snow on the ground in FEET now. It […]

13″ of Snow


Well, so much for my 3″ more estimate for the poor chicks.  13″ at our place this morning! WOWSERS! Big kids have a shoveling job and it took a really long time this morning just to get the basics done. The chickens were unimpressed. They were happy to get the yummy scraps, but were hoping […]

Bountiful Bounty 24 Jan 2014


Here is what I got for $25 this week.  (I contributed for 3 baskets total as I shared the contribution with friends to minimize our fees, so I only count $1.50 of the $4.50 total fee towards my total as we split the fee three ways.) www.BountifulBaskets.org  Juice Pack $8.50 4 large carrots (about 1 […]

Spring Chickens


What do I love almost as much as baby pictures? Baby Chicken pictures! Oh and baby ducks….and turkeys…and…. Oh my gosh! This photo of a batch of our weebies, just makes me want to pull out the chicken catalogs–which by the way, McMurray’s arrived on Monday!!–and start ordering new chicks. Baby ducks are just too […]

Chicken Lake


It was REALLY warm for January the 13th here in Montana–53 degrees was our recorded high. Maybe a record?? We had a good amount of snow on the ground when the day started, and a wicked wind of 30ish mph with gusts into the 60 mph range. Just after dark it started to snow again, […]