The New Man in my Life

Before you all keel over in horror, relax... I'm still clinging to the hope I can wash my hands of men for the rest of my natural life. He's my new puppy. The best little man I've met in ages. Meet Tucker Max, my little 2 pound Yorkshire Terrier. He's exceptional, and started out with…

Chicken Tractors

I want one! Here is the design I'm planning to build: Courtesy of the Deliberate Agrarian my favorite design so far. With the ability to grow 40 meat chickens in one, and 30 or so egg layers in another possibly larger chicken tractor, I'll be able to add eggs to our CSA baskets this year…

Cutiepie McYarn-Thief, aka Peapod

Much as I love the little sweetie, she's truly testing how much when she makes off with my new skein of cashmere yarn. I admit, I'm an addict, and I spend more on yarn each year than I do on shoes... So when I see this tiny whisper of a dog stand on her little…

The Bichon Frise Whirlwind!

The fab-5 are nearly a month old! They had their first attempt at soggy wet dog food today, and were hysterical trying to eat it, while licking each others faces too! They're so funny when you put them in the grass, and they aren't much taller than it either! One of the puppies is a…

One pound of pure sweetness…

Coming right up! We're in the throes of our second litter of Bichon Frise puppies. Coconut and Tessa Mae have outdone themselves this time, with 3 girls and 2 boys... Meet Miss Penelope Peapod...the family favorite.  These furry little balls of heaven can make even the worst day seem perfect, and there's nothing on earth…