Well Sorry all that it's been a while since I posted. My friend was blessed with triplet Nubians this morning, lucky duck! What a great start to the new year. I have yet to breed my girls and not so sure that I will be this year, I should I know but there are things … Continue reading Homestead Diary 15
So things have been going good. Super psyched we now have part of the ceiling dry walled. We bought enough on sale to do the entire ceiling and main interior wall. PLUS we managed to get our hands on insulation for a good deal. Let me say I am afraid what it is going to … Continue reading Homestead Diary #14 ,yes I skipped 13
Hallelujah we have indoor plumbing! Thanks to my super cool Hunny!! Yeah that is like the highlight of the year. Not much is going to top that for me. Yes I can rough it, live with outhouses and running up to the main house, but it's so darn nice to have my own. The cold … Continue reading Homestead Diary #12
https://youtu.be/L3HQMbQAWRc Today has been pretty interesting so far, definitely different from the normal routine. As you can see listening to some feel good music. Don't worry be happy, take a load off and so on. Yeah really weird for me to feel that way. Getting chilly enough the last few days we have had the … Continue reading Homestead Diary # 11
https://youtu.be/ru0K8uYEZWw Morning song choice, trying to get a little more with the program when it comes to music, stuck back before the 90's here.....It was this or the gummy bear song. Lol. Well this morning started on the run, slept through the alarms. Thankfully it is not as cold as yesterday morning as there is no … Continue reading Homestead Diary #10
https://youtu.be/5LxC3M-Yngs So this is how I decided to start my Friday, with my morning coffee. The house is quiet and it's just me after the guys go to work logging. Definitely needed a pick me up! Before I start working for the day, looks to be another long working weekend. Well the homestead has … Continue reading Homestead Diary #9 Put the Lime In The Coconut!
Today I am rather frustrated. I have lost a long awaited hatch of ducklings to a domestic predator. My lovely Pekin duck has been sitting on a clutch of eggs for 3 weeks today. 1 more week to go. My son met me at the door and said "Mom your duck eggs are all over … Continue reading Homestead Diary #8 Destroyed Hatch