Our 2011 babies have started arriving

This little lady arrived this morning around 9:30. Being born in the daytime is soooo much easier on the care giving humans. Thank you for this one. We name our babies after country western singers. I'm open for suggestions. Her mama's name is Pearl. She was the last baby born AND the only girl born …

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More Gardening with Goats

Research has taught me which foods are cancer-friendly so the family will be eating those foods more frequently. We're a busy family so everyone needs to eat the same thing as everyone else. Or else fix it yourself. 🙂  I"ll also be using Dr. Andrew Weil's cookbook The Healthy Kitchen. His philosophy fits within my …

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Getting back into the swing of things

I moved a few goats around yesterday. Two particular doelings are too thin so I put them in the back barn so I can watch them more closely. Besides (our horse), there are fewer goats back there so they'll not be pushed back from the hay stack. The two transferees, Natalie and Ginger,  haven't met …

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Migrating Sleeping Dog Ranch Nubian website to this blog

As with my Gran' Nanny's Goat Milk Soaps website, I'm migrating my goat information to this blog. It's easier, faster, and offers affordable stats. All I have to do is work within their design constraints and that appears to be relatively easy. Easy is good because that means FAST, too. I'm working on managing my …

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More snow! Mother Nature WHAT are you thinking

Is this snow/freezing weather gonna kill pasture bugs? If yes, then OK, I'll 'happily' deal with it. BUT if not, then I'm not gonna be happy. I know you don't care, and you're gonna do what you want anyway. But I'd like to think there's a good reason for this snow/freezing weather. We have put …

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