Minnie is down but eating well

On October 1st when I went to return Minnie to her herd mates she was down and couldn't get up. Damn! This little lady is 11 years and never been sick a day in her life. She gave us our first baby out here so without question she's my rock. I had put her in …

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So what am I doing with my new found time?

I'm returning to a long-time love of writing. It's one of those things I should have never left and I not sure I ever really never did; I didn't know it at the time but it was just disguised. My underlying passion for writing appeared as excessive notes on the care of my goats. Cloaked …

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Be on the Lookout for honey

Honey has long been known as a humectant that naturally attracts moisture to your skin. It is also an excellent skin softener. Did I mention that honey is delicious and an all natural product? For all these reasons Bob and I have decided to become beekeepers. We're beginning with only two hives; that about 50,000 …

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Brooks and Natalie are together

Natalie and Brooks are pets -- not just goats. They're together because Natalie has been sold and her new owner wants her bred before she moves to her new home. Normally I wouldn't do this but Natalie's new family is well versed in goats and knowledgeable with goat birthing. I'm comfortable that Natalie will be …

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