Category Archives: Dogs & Cats & Other Pets

Our unique and slightly compulsive pets

Playing Nice

Jeepers and Hattie are very interested in cats.

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Squeaky Baby Mice

Late Monday evening, Danny decided to go mouse hunting. We don’t mouse hunt outside; we mouse hunt in our mudroom closet. The closet is where we store our grains for the chickens, dog food, and cat food. In other words, … Continue reading

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Cloth Baby Wipes/ Antibacterial Wipes Formula

My cloth baby wipes (and the wipes I use to wash Bonney’s udder, too!) are both soaked in the same water mixture. I did a lot of research into what I should wet my baby wipes with. For a long … Continue reading

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What’s in your dog food?

For the last couple years, we’ve tried to eat a healthy, natural diet.  It’s been a progression as we learn more and more and figure out what things are worth the time and money, and which aren’t.  Our diet is … Continue reading

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Lazy Saturdays

It’s been one of those lazy Saturdays when I never feel like I’m doing much but somehow seem to get things done.  We started out with the usual chores: feeding, watering, milking, rotating.  After Declan’s morning nap we loaded up … Continue reading

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Where’s the Adventure?

Princess (our cat) was an inside cat, but after an incident involving my fabric and her nasty bodily functions, she became an outside kitty. She’s been in the great outdoors for under a week, and generally stays close to the … Continue reading

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Through the Eyes of a Two Year Old

I procrastinated as long as I could, then a few days longer.  But even I could only put it off so long.  Rabbits are…  let’s just say prolific, so there’s no point in having three bucks for just four does. … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Roadkill Cafe

Don’t worry, Mom, we’re not that poor.  Yet.  The dogs, on the other hand.. …seem to think groundhog makes a pretty good meal.  A lesson learned from this:  If a meat is described as gamey, don’t cut it up in … Continue reading

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