When we moved here it was apparent that there hadn’t been a lot of clean up done in any of the groves or tree areas. Everything was overgrown and it was almost impossible to get through anywhere. Then we had an ice storm. That added to the workload ten fold. Dead trees and bushes were… Continue reading One Part of the Grove Clean Up
After we purchased this house and moved in the renovations began. This was about 6 years ago I believe. This bathroom was completely unusable. As we got into demo we realized that there had been a leak in the water closet. They had wrapped towels around the pipes and they were now petrified. Not mention… Continue reading Second Floor Bathroom
On this property this was the last remaining building that was brown. We aptly named it the poop shed. Over the years we had tried to make it work for us. The garden fence was attached to the shed. I decided the garden need to move. It really became a place to store junk. The… Continue reading Ode to the Brown Shed (also called the poop shed)
As our friends made their way back from Canada they stopped for more farm fun. I told them this time it was going to be less work and more fun. Brian asked what I really needed help with and I said building a shelter for my bucks for winter. All the lumber was in the… Continue reading Friend Visit (Take Two)
After much discussion the boys named him Sergeant Woolly. Here on the farm we need to add new genetics into the mix but this time our ram Toby passed away and we needed to get another one to breed this year for lambs next year. He will really be missed. Toby was so sweet. Almost… Continue reading Our New Ram Lamb!
Friend Week! Let me just say I have some of the best friends a girl can have. The week started with one of my really good friends from college and her family coming to visit. I don’t get to see her often but when I do it is like time hasn’t passed. We talk but… Continue reading Fun with friends!
When we finally moved into our farmhouse we knew that we were going to need to update and remodel. What we didn’t realize was that we were going to have to start the first summer we were here. The upstairs had the bedrooms and bathroom that our kids were going to use. This was about… Continue reading Upstairs Bedrooms