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Aubrey Turned 6

My sweet baby girl turned 6 this past Sunday. Aubrey is obsessed with all things horses, so I did a horse themed parties.  I say parties because we had a party at our house with her friends on Saturday, and on her actual birthday we had the family over.  Our house isn’t big enough to have everyone over at the same time, and plus the grandparents appreciate not having to partake in the kids party. : )

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Poultry Farm Business

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I have a long term goal of turning this hobby farm into a poultry farm business. I never imagined in a thousand years that this would become a business I would ever be interested in, but crazier things have happened.

I would love to run a fully organic farm, but there are so many rules and stipulations that I honestly don’t have the time and money to do at the moment.  However, just like I have been doing with my current chickens, I will feed only USDA organic feed and all the poultry will be pastured/free range. Continue reading

Flooding in January

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Last summers flooding issues really put my stress at a whole new level.  Whenever they say rain is in the forecast I get a little anxious.  After this past summer we know that our flooding issue needed to be addressed, and we put it on our to do list for the spring. However, now I’m rethinking this and it has gone to the top of my list of things to do and start working on it this winter.

I took pictures and videos all morning of the flooding as it progressed. This area is out our side door off the kitchen.

8:45am  – Not too bad. The “normal” spots are starting to get water flood Continue reading