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Okra is always delicious with your peas! - Sunday, August 24th 2008 7:38 AM
    The saga of old Hammie is still not over...he ventured back into the garden and attacked papa's okra...There are just stalks left...no leaves, no pods, just...
Hammie you'd better not! - Wednesday, August 20th 2008 7:04 PM
    Hammie the Moo...is eyeing my scuppernong vine...his long cow tongue is trying to reach and eat the bronze spheres of sheer delight...and he's taking leaves...
The real story of Hammie and peas - Sunday, August 17th 2008 4:45 PM
Okay,  This is how the real story goes and how ole' Hammie keeps getting me into trouble.   A few weeks ago when school was about to start, we took the horses...
Steak and Peas - Saturday, August 16th 2008 6:17 PM
      Do you like steak and peas?  Sounds like a good recipe for supper.  Well, Hammy (short for Hamburger)  the steer thought he'd...
Happy Birthday Clay! - Tuesday, August 12th 2008 6:24 AM
     Hi Clay... You are twenty years old today.    I love you, Love, Mama
Super fast weekends - Tuesday, August 12th 2008 6:22 AM
      Have you ever noticed how fast the weekends fly by?  Since returning back to the classroom it seems that the weekend is just a blur. ...
Summer Storms - Friday, August 8th 2008 10:30 AM
    Yesterday we had another huge summer storm.  I came home from school and went straight to preparing supper.  We had put some purple hull peas...
More Liddle Biddies - Wednesday, August 6th 2008 4:26 PM
      A thunder storm was a- brewing this evening and we rushed into the barn to quickly feed the animals before it arrived.  I'd already fed...
Little Biddies on the farm... - Tuesday, August 5th 2008 7:48 PM
      It was another hot day and I made extra sure to refill every one's water's around the farm.   We had some new baby chicks in the Millie...
Strawberry Figs - Saturday, August 2nd 2008 7:33 PM
     We didn't get out into the garden quite as early as we had hoped and today was certainly a hot summer day!  But we did get the peas picked and some...
Welcome ....Rio and Grande - Friday, August 1st 2008 6:45 PM
     Even though I didn't want to wake up early, I did, and the first day back to work (school) after vacation was a good day.  It's always nice to see...
Thankful for long summer days - Thursday, July 31st 2008 8:55 PM
     I'm truly thankful for the long hours of daylight during the summer months.   There never seems to be enough time to get everything done that...
Bells Ringing... - Tuesday, July 29th 2008 7:21 PM
     Soon the gentle tingly ringing of the goat kid's bells running and playing energetically in the lazy mornings of summer vacation will be replaced with...
Four-horse Power Mowers - Tuesday, July 29th 2008 6:49 PM
     The summer thundershowers are bringing head and humidity.   It's hot here on the farm, and I'm not wanting to do a lot in the heat.  I...
It's Fig Time - Friday, July 25th 2008 7:01 PM
     July is coming to a close quickly...one more week and August will burst forth bringing with more of the heat of summer.  The horses were sweating...
Thunder Biscuits! - Tuesday, July 22nd 2008 7:28 PM
      Lauren came for  a visit today to learn to make homemade biscuits with Aunt Ginger.  We had a good time and she was a quick study as she...
Sore Thumbs... - Friday, July 18th 2008 4:07 PM
     The recent rains made the earth renew with green grass, lots of weeds, and bountiful vegetables.  I must admit I haven't shelled a lot of peas in...
Georgia's Humid Summer Heat - Wednesday, July 16th 2008 2:13 PM
       Along with the much needed moisture from our recent rains came the humidity!  Walking outside to do chores brings sweat pouring. ...
Front porch sitting - Saturday, July 12th 2008 4:43 PM
It’s been a good day and now as I sit on the front porch and listen I can hear the bells of the goats jingling as they dance and play in the light drizzle that has started to...
Hey theTurkeys are Here... - Friday, July 11th 2008 2:32 PM
     …the phone rang…it was the post office…our turkey poults had arrived…so after breakfast I jumped in the truck and headed into town to pick up our new...
Sunflower Giants - Wednesday, July 9th 2008 12:49 PM
The sunflowers have been especially delightful this year…. There are several giants in the garden towering above with huge heads filled with flowers making seeds. ...
Another shower...Oh lovely mud! - Tuesday, July 8th 2008 7:12 PM
          It was another peaceful day on the farm... We had another much needed late afternoon shower again today.  The rain...
Rain - Monday, July 7th 2008 7:07 PM
          We finally got a good shower last night. The earth is parched and the grasses leaped with joy for a little moisture.,,,and...
The Fourth of July - Friday, July 4th 2008 11:24 AM
     It's the fourth of July and all is well at the farm.  We've had a peaceful morning...checked everyone's water supply and refilled them with cool...
July goat news - Wednesday, July 2nd 2008 7:41 PM
July started out with a bang as we had three new kids born this morning (July 1).  It was a cooler day and made it easier for the young ones to enter into our hot dry...