Spring on the Farm (with surprises, fun, and a great olive recipe!)

Yesterday was blissfully warm and inviting.  The pastures are turning so green, the flies were out, a late rainstorm hung over the mountains. We enjoyed much of the day outdoors.  Shyanne moved back in a month ago, or so, and I must tell you it surprised me when Emily came back the other day…presumably for … More Spring on the Farm (with surprises, fun, and a great olive recipe!)

Homestead for Rent

“Oh by the way, I was wrong.” “Sorry?” “About the rent, I was wrong.  Our place is for rent for….” The ground moves a little beneath my feet while that childish giddiness and unreasonable excitement wells up in my gut.  It is five hundred dollars less than he had previously quoted.  The perfect homestead was … More Homestead for Rent