Author Archives: Danny

Baby Rabbits (x 26!)

We have 26 baby rabbits right now. 26! There are seven in a tractor, eating grass. They are 7 1/2 weeks old. They are doing very well on a total-grass diet. In the garage, we have nineteen. We have eight … Continue reading

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Spiders and Yellow Envelopes

For the past week and a half, my family has been ill. Not all at once, but one at a time. First Bella, then Danny, then Declan, then Bella again… and just when I thought I was going to bypass … Continue reading

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Reducing the Herd

Last night, as I was trying to fall asleep for the third time, I realized that I never announced the changes to our goat herd. Bonney and Carob were taken to a new home in February. Bonney’s milk production was … Continue reading

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DIY Potting Soil

Saturday, we started planting seeds for our garden. We wanted rich, composted dirt. We found it… in the chicken pen. This time, however, the dirt had been through chickens and goats and also had been the previous site for our … Continue reading

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Baking with Molasses

There’s one thing that I quite often mention when bringing up food: that I am not very good at sticking to a recipe. I tend to add to, subtract from, and change amounts of almost 99.999999999999….% of the time. My … Continue reading

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In Like a Lamb

The old-timers say March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb, or comes in like a lamb and goes out like a lion.  It’s been pretty lambish all month, so we might be in for a … Continue reading

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King of the… Dogloo?

Unless I decide to have a yard goat, I think I should move the dogloo.

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DIY Duct Tape Mannequin

I have a fun one for you! Grab a friend (or a willing, sweet, and patient husband like mine), go buy a few rolls of duct tape, and make your own dress form! Customized to be just like you, your … Continue reading

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Chicken and Veggie Triangles

You know those days where nothing sounds good? I wanted chicken, broccoli, and cauliflower, but not pasta. I wanted something bread-like with it, but bread didn’t sound good. While scouring the refrigerator for something, anything, to have with my vegetables and chicken, … Continue reading

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Search Engines

We write about a variety of things on our blog, some of them being far removed from ordinary.  What has proven to be quite interesting is that knowing nothing of search engine optimization, and having no intention of being easily … Continue reading

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