Category Archives: animals

Rosie’s Foot

  Poor Rosie. She has a growth on her foot. My wonderful vet friend came over to have a look. We did a little mini ‘surgery,’ farm style, to see what was going on with her foot. We both assumed … Continue reading

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Popcorn

Chickens deserve treats too.

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Rudy

This October, just before Día de las Muertes, our Family Dog Rudy passed away. He was almost 15 years old and had had bone cancer for nine months. He spent the summer and fall lounging under his big Doug Fir … Continue reading

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Late Winter Pictures

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Spring Is Here

Hello Again. Around here we have been busy with basic, old fashioned living. Bread baking several times a week, cooking food from scratch, animal care, dishes, laundry, kids. River and I weeded a huge area in our newly expanded garden, … Continue reading

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Our Daily Sushi

    Lately I have been making veggie sushi in the morning for my step daughter’s school lunches. I start a small pan of sushi rice just after I make my coffee. As I prepare breakfast I also get the nori … Continue reading

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Fresh Days

Well I for one am grateful that the holiday season is over. Now we can get on with the important stuff, like transplanting lettuce seedlings and sewing more kid pants.  Here we are lucky enough to have had TWO sunshiney … Continue reading

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