Tag Archives: velvet rose

New Year 2015 – Ready or not, here it comes!

The Winter Solstice has passed, promising a gentle walk toward Spring. Hanukkah has ended with the flicker of the lit candles and warmth of family. Christmas has passed leaving tons of wrapping paper and memories in its wake. The winter … Continue reading

Posted in It's Personal | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Herd Hurts, and Healing.

Some days on the farm are so fulfilling I feel my heart will surely explode with joy and gratitude. All days on the farm are challenging. Most often that challenge is rewarded so many times over, the exhaustion, the sweat, … Continue reading

Posted in About the Farm, Critters, It's Personal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Spring 2012 – It’s raining babies!

Spring is here, I’m sure it is because we’re up to our knees in babies! It isn’t actually raining babies (at least I hope not, we have 7 expectant mommas tucked safely in the barn though). So far this year … Continue reading

Posted in About the Farm, Critters | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Velvet Rose – more than puppy love

We are now officially could have babies within a week. The first doe due is my sweetheart, Velvet Rose. Velvet is the daughter of Eva Rose. She was the first kid that I saw be born and her mother was … Continue reading

Posted in About the Farm, Critters, It's Personal, Oprah's Favorite Things - if my name was Oprah not Vicky | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Cheesemaking is here! Sort of…

I couldn’t stand it for another day! It’s been months since I’ve made cheese. Technically I last made cheese in 2010, so it’s be a year!!! For those of you who don’t know me, I’m addicted to cheese. It’s not … Continue reading

Posted in Cheese, It's Personal | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment