So for some reason, while I was sweeping the sawdust-bedding mess in my basement, left behind by my adorable little chickens, when I started to think about high school. I thought, “High school is just so ridiculous. They should allow kids to just skip over that entire time of their lives.” Very few high school … More Go to college in SEATTLE!
I started doing experiments here on the farm. It doesn’t involve leaving a pile of dishes on the counter to see how long it takes for someone to assist the person who put the goods on the table. And it doesn’t involve leaving a stack of laundry in the laundry room waiting for someone to … More Secrets of a mad scientist
Teeny weeny signs of spring Looking out my kitchen window, I would never guess that the vernal equinox is just a few weeks away. This year March 20th marks the very first day of spring; although I have my doubts that it is going to feel much like spring. But upon further observation a person … More
Ever since we brought our new daughter home, her older brothers have been the first to tell me when she is crying, whimpering, or smelling a little suspicious. “Somebody needs you,” they say. I have no idea how this little saying started, but at first it sort of annoyed me. I could be enjoying a…
Just couldn’t wait for warmer weather to get my chicks!