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!
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!
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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!
- June 7, 2016 - All Three, Again
I actually had all three of my kids here this past weekend, which hasn’t happened in a few years! Ross is out of the Navy now, and living at home this summer after six years on a fast attack submarine. He’ll be starting at WVU in Morgantown this fall. Morgan is home from her second year at WVU, working again this summer as the …
- June 2, 2016 - She Likes Rocking Chairs
What happens when Maia gets out of the goat yard.
- May 31, 2016 - Mother Duck
Here she comes.
She still has all eleven. She walks them around the farm, takes them to the creeks, shows them where to dig for bugs in the pastures. And she keeps …
- May 26, 2016 - My Mornings
What it looks like when I’m headed for the barn:
Cart loaded with goat milker, cow milker, egg basket, and baby bottles.
I spend a couple of hours every morning with milking, other barn chores, and handling the milk and washing equipment etc. Less time in the evenings because I let the calves do the evening cow milking and just …