Category Archives: Homesteading

The REDS.

  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   I have been creating a lot of soups and stews in the crock pot recently. Mostly because of A. working outside and B. because it smells fab when cooking and C. because by the time I am… Continue reading ⟩⟩

More Losses…..

    We have had more losses here at the ranch.  Our Livestock Guardian Dog pack was older and being giant breeds their lifespan isn’t as long as the border collies.  Still these dogs have guarded our goats, sheep, llamas,… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Kids Born

    We have had some new Nigerian Dwarf Dairy goat kids born 11 days ago.  This is from our new doe, Meg’s Mini Rachelle, and our new buck, Amasanti BB California Gold (aka Fred). I in particular was looking… Continue reading ⟩⟩

just a goat….riiiight….

  Just wanted to share a little photo.  It’s just a goat. nothing special….RIGHT!  What do you think?  

Kizy, a LGD, Livestock Guardian Dog

    Kizy ( ?- July 15, 2016)   We got Kizy, our Great Pyr, in 2009 while out in Colorado.  She was $50 off a Craig list ad.  We were her third and final home.  She has been a… Continue reading ⟩⟩