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O Christmas Tree

We’re getting ready for Christmas on the farm. We went to a local tree farm and bought two Carolina Sapphire cypress trees. It’s our new Christmas tradition to have growing Christmas trees. TJ and Sadie are on patrol. They are … Continue reading

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Farm Aromatherapy

The house is filled with the smell of peaches. When I lean over the stove to look into the pot, I get the added bonus of a peach-infused facial. According to the National Hurricane Center, there is a “disturbance” in … Continue reading

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Sadie’s Retirement

Sadie’s worked hard all of her 12ish years. She studied all her options and decided her best choice was to retire at The Farm. Even though there is a nice comfy quilt in the back of the van for traveling, … Continue reading

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Brave Warrior

Olde Dog has been tracking something in our yard for the past couple of days and has been very restless at night. Young Dog was following Olde Dog. Watching and learning. This morning, a possum finally made the mistake of thinking … Continue reading

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Man Cave

When we first looked at our house last year, it didn’t make Olde Man’s list because it was “too small.”  We kept going back, though, because the house felt like home and the woods were beautiful. I thought the location and potential were … Continue reading

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CGD In Training

Young Pup is being schooled by Olde Dog on how to be a Chicky Guardian Dog, one of the more specialized Livestock Guardian Dogs. The first step, of course, is not to chase the chickies. Or jump at the chickies. Or whine … Continue reading

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Seven

Seven chickies in two coops. And as of today, all seven of them are laying eggs! Seven eggs! We’ve had them all since they were one day old. It’s been exciting to watch them grow up and to watch their … Continue reading

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