Ruffled Feathers and Spilled Milk

Farming with ducks and dairy goats, chickens and children.

Boo!

There’s no way of knowing who will live and who will die.  But, for sure, some aren’t going to make it.
That’s the kind of Halloween we’re having this Friday.
Apparently Mother Nature decided to dress up as Jack Frost.  By the time the goblins go to bed and the sun comes up on Saturday morning, temperatures [...]

Throwback Thursday: Kick Off.

With frost in the forecast for this weekend, I headed down to the garden for some clean-up of the summer veggies and to put down floating row covers for the fall crops.  Sheets would be used to cover the most prolific tomato plants as well as some of the eggplant and peppers.  Plus, I was [...]

Not Ebola.

So it was Super Double Coupons at Harris Teeter.  Which is about the only time I step foot into the Teeter.  ‘Cause the Food Lion is more my economic style.  But when Teeter is willing to double coupons up to $2.00 face value, it catches my attention.  We don’t have a Teeter in my town [...]

Delivery.

Hey.  Who ordered pizza?

Wait a minute.  That’s not pizza.

Victory.

We had a lovely vacation.  And I was mentally prepared for whatever was waiting at home.  After all, everything likes to get sick and die as soon as I step foot off the property.  That’s how powerful I am.  My presence alone keeps everything flourishing.  Either that or my system of farming is so complicated [...]

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