Maine Fiber Frolic 2017 Poster
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Scooping Poop

A lot of what we do around here isn’t glamorous. Surprised?!

During the five or six months that the sheep have access to their shed, they deposit quite a bit of poop in there. Why? Well, because given the choice of pooping inside or outside, they’ll usually choose inside. I often wonder whether they’re marking their territory or just doing it to make us        [….read more]

Maryland...now a memory

Usually it takes me a few days to recover from Maryland…mostly it’s the long drive that gets to me. But this year wasn’t normal… it was SUPER HOT! Considering that it was snowing in parts of Maine on the day I left, the heat was kind of like a punch in the gut. All that aside — the festival was as wonderful as ever —        [….read more]

The Peeps Have Landed

Our barn is full of little peeps and I love the sound of them when I open the door. They are just the cutest little things when they’re this age.

Our day began with a call from our Post Office.

As you may have guessed from my writing about the chickens, I really do enjoy them no matter what their age but the        [….read more]