I think I must just be a wimp.

But when it’s this hot, I just don’t want to be outside.  We rented True Grit and watched that yesterday.  It was pretty good, much preferable to being outside. Bad news: I don’t think the neem did any good and some of

Lacto-Fermented Mayonnaise

I made lacto-fermented Mayonnaise this morning using this recipe and it was a huge success.  The good thing about it being lacto-fermented is that it will last a lot longer in the refrigerator.  I did not go through the last batch of

Precious rain!

We got a nice thundershower last night.  It amounted to less than a half inch of rain, but we’ll take every drop we can get.  I planted some green beans in one of the beds up against the house and some cucumbers

Sometimes good things happen!

I came home yesterday afternoon and checked on the animals, including the chickens that have been sitting on eggs.  I discovered one nest had hatched out.  How exciting!  When I looked closer, however, I saw one chick had not finished hatching out

Disappointing news …

Had the vet out last night to pregnancy check Gwen.  She’s not bred.  I cannot tell you how disappointed I am.  Now I need to find someone to artificially inseminate her.  I’m on the fence about the whole thing now.  I’m worried