Category: Sustainable farming

PORRIDGE

all over my face

BROKE IT

Broke the barn door.

WILD YOU

The Kitchen Garden Retreat on Airbnb is toddling along quite nicely. I have guests expected today so it is all set up and looking so beautiful. I will bake bread and leave a loaf on the counter and a small bottle of fresh milk…

COLDER

The weather channel says it is getting colder.  It is 40F/4C and windy this morning.  Time for an extra layer when I go outside. 

SLEEPS WITH PIGS

Sleeps with PIgs

PLAY CLOTHES

lots and lots of mud

GUESS WHAT?

The little cats have discovered that milking time means free hot milk.  So now there is a full crew of cats perched on beams and doors and gates all over the barn,  waiting patiently for the pump to turn off when they silently converge…

WAIWAI MOVES HOUSE

Before I even fed him yesterday Wai had decided he was moving house. For the last few days I had opened the gate between him and Tima and Tane the Kune Kune couple and the kune kune had come across chatting and complaining but Wai…

POURING

Rain!

WHERE-AS YESTERDAY I HAD WORDS

This morning I have no words available at all.  Maybe it is a Saturday thing. Working alone each day and this week being a busy one I never even had time for a grocery shop, I do find myself drifting further and further away from…