Chickens (rock star babies, paper mache eggs, roosters, and enclosure needed)

The lambs have taken over the job of farm dogs, the goats are having adorable kids, the ducklings have added a whole new level of freaking cute around here, and the cats are still their goofy selves.  There are three indoor kittens here, a madhouse.  A. Madhouse.  The chickens haven’t been getting a whole lot of attention lately except for praising them for their contribution of eggs each day and the untimely death of one.  But, now it is their turn. Meet Pat Benetar, Stevie Nicks, Cher, Chaka Khan, and Janice Joplin (names courtesy of Shyanne and Doug).  My dear friend, Jamie gave … Continue reading Chickens (rock star babies, paper mache eggs, roosters, and enclosure needed)

Farmgirl’s Homemade Eggnog

It is that time of year that we can start to enjoy the decadent flavor of eggnog again.  It is so simple to make and takes only a few minutes to whip up a batch that it seems a shame to use the store bought cartons of eggnog.  The real deal doesn’t have any chemical or artificial flavor aftertaste.  It is best consumed while resting a bit, or taking in beautiful scenery, or while spending time with those you love.  Enjoy! Farmgirl’s Homemade Eggnog In a blender combine: 3 eggs (We use farm fresh eggs from the coop.  They are raw in this … Continue reading Farmgirl’s Homemade Eggnog