If I Am the Heart of the Family, Why Was I Not Missed?

I have always heard that the mother is the heart of the family, especially a stay at home mother with a crew of kids, who also helps with a hobby farm. So Why was I not missed when I spent hours locked in the chicken coop? You must first understand that even if this was a…… Continue reading If I Am the Heart of the Family, Why Was I Not Missed?

Terribly Awful= Absurdly Funny

Every single time Michael, my husband, attends a conference or leaves for a long weekend, something goes wrong on our hobby farm. Just two months ago, my husband was gone for two weeks and a total of ten accidents and catastrophes occurred. All my kids are well aware of this pattern of disasters. As I…… Continue reading Terribly Awful= Absurdly Funny

The Goat Shall Weed the Garden, The Horse Shall Dine…..

My husband loves these intelligent pigs Living on a hobby farm with a crew of kids provides a wealth of material for a story teller. Our farm animals were so full of character, their antics alone will be the subject of many upcoming stories. Of course, the kids were always entertained by the farm animals…… Continue reading The Goat Shall Weed the Garden, The Horse Shall Dine…..

The Sly Fox and the Traumatized Chicken

<!– Email –>     Red was very adept at snatching chickens   We all marvelled at the fox’s audacity because this episode occurred in broad daylight   The sly fox. No words better describe our intelligent, resident fox. Red consistently fooled our dumb guard dog by laying his foxy scent in pointless circles. He…… Continue reading The Sly Fox and the Traumatized Chicken

Raccoons Blew The Transformer, The Dog Ate The Turkey ….

    Do you have any idea the trouble that farm animals can get into? Every single time Michael, my husband, attends a conference or leaves for a long weekend, something goes wrong on our hobby farm. Just two months ago, my husband was gone for two weeks and a total of ten accidents and catastrophes…… Continue reading Raccoons Blew The Transformer, The Dog Ate The Turkey ….