Pizza with homemade goat cheese.
This odd rainbow showed up on a day with no rain. A portent of better things to come!
Things are getting back to normal here. The farm is (mostly) cleaned up, with some fences still left to rebuild, but there’s a new culvert in place and workshops are recommencing this weekend!
More posts you might enjoy:
- July 4, 2016 - Flood Video
Video I forgot I’d taken on the day of the flood.
We really had absolutely no idea what was going on in the outside world that day, especially what was happening in nearby Clendenin. We had no power or internet or cell service, and the roads out of here were flooded. We didn’t turn on the generator until the next day, which was the first time we had news.
- June 29, 2016 - The Little Hen That Could
First we had that determined duck mama, and now we have the hen. She’s a naughty hen to begin with as she escaped the chicken house and refused to be caught. Then she started making a nest, with eggs that were no good because she was out with no rooster. Then she started sitting on the nest. And then we felt so sorry for her that one time when she was off the …
- June 20, 2016 - Soapin’
I did a soap-palooza last week and made six batches of goat’s milk soap, including a few new ones for my soap store–orange zest, cherry pie, rosemary, and a beer soap. If you haven’t seen my soap store yet, you can check it out here!
- June 15, 2016 - Whispers of Winter
Dogs looking on as the first trailer of hay for the year is unloaded at the farm. I don’t even want to think about winter yet, but we have to!
- June 13, 2016 - I See Cherry Jam
Looks like I’ve got some work to do!
- June 9, 2016 - Things I Did Today
Cow’s milk Jarlsberg cheese, air-drying before waxing.
Sour cream, draining.
Goat’s milk Jarlsberg, in the press, and a soft cheese draining (cow’s milk).
And that’s what you can do with raw milk, people!