We’ll be hawking our wares at the Mother Earth News Fair in beautiful Lawrence, Kansas, April 29 – 30! We’ll have our hand-crafted soaps and lotion and a few other beeswax products. We’re so excited to see old friends and hopefully make some new ones! Stop by and say hi if you’re in the area!Continue reading “We’re going to the fair!”
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When Your Sheep Want Something You Can’t Give…
We are at the point in the grazing season where the sheep’s desire for green forage and the availability of it are at odds. We have loads of beautiful hay, but they’re not having it. They want green grass, and some of them aren’t going to stop until they find it. It was an interestingContinue reading “When Your Sheep Want Something You Can’t Give…”
It’s Soap Season!
After taking a brief hiatus from soap-making this past summer in order to tackle some long overdue home projects and maintenance, I have cranked the soap-making machine back into action! My soap-supplies’ pantry is reorganized and restocked, I’ve rejiggered the website (hope you like it!), and I have been making soap! It feels sooooo good!!Continue reading “It’s Soap Season!”
Chicks, chicks, chicks!
The surprises keep coming in the chicken coop! A seventh chick, born a full week after the others! Cute as can be! New life always brings so much joy! ❤️🐣❤️
There’s Always That One…
And, it’s always the SAME one! 🤣 We call her The Jumper, because – well, clearly – she can jump!! She’s always kinda done her own thing, as the jump feature enables her to do all kinds of things the other sheep can’t. We’re glad the rest don’t follow! Who knows why she is suchContinue reading “There’s Always That One…”
Bringing home the sheep
We got the big flock home yesterday, with the help of Scott and Renae and our neighbor, Steve. Hank and I have been talking about trying to walk them up the road instead of loading them twenty at a time into the small stock trailer and making the bumpy trek that way. That takes theContinue reading “Bringing home the sheep”