Stocking up

Been spending some time recently getting stocked up on products we sell at Christmas time.  Today, that meant a batch of beeswax lip balm and hand balm. I started making these for one simple reason … I don’t like waste.  When we started keeping bees, we all of a sudden had a large supply ofContinue reading “Stocking up”

Raising Cashmere Goats

We have been growing and developing our herd of cashmere-producing goats for a number of years now.  When we bought our first four goats, we had no idea how much we would end up enjoying them.  We now have close to forty with more babies on the way. And there is nothing cuter than aContinue reading “Raising Cashmere Goats”

Last of the season

Well, they aren’t beautiful, but these jalapeños are the last of our summer produce. Getting ready to sort through them in order to turn the good ones into delicious blackberry jalapeño jam. I’m a little sad that the summer growing season is over, but also a tad relieved. Ready for a little R ‘n’ RContinue reading “Last of the season”