Curds & Whey Blog

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

I think one of my favorite things to do on the farm is to name the babies.  We have a long list of names that we keep on the white board and add to when we hear a really good goat-worthy name, but somehow, when the babies arrive, they seem to just ‘tell us’ their...

Perspective and Priorities

Perspective and Priorities

Life never ceases to amaze me.  You stumble along thinking everything is going okay, heck, you might even utter to your partner something about, “how have we been blessed with such a perfect life?” and then just like that, life throws you a curve-ball.   Sometimes it...

The Red Door Club

The Red Door Club

I was recently having a conversation with a friend of mine who shared with me that she had paid off her home mortgage.  This is a woman whom I have known for almost 30 years.  I watched her go through a pretty horrible divorce, raise two kids by herself (one with...

In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb-Molly!

In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb-Molly!

March: In like a lion, out like a lamb. Right? It seems straightforward enough; when the month starts, it is winter and as it leaves spring has begun; or at least it is supposed to have begun, but today, not so much.  It is feeling decidedly lion-y still with a cold...

I Am A Farmer

I Am A Farmer

January 2018   Happy New Year!  New year, new beginning, new ‘resolutions’ (I prefer to call them goals), new projects, and new opportunities. ****tired already**** Last evening, Shaun was reading The Capital Press.  If you aren’t familiar, it is a weekly...