Sort of Famous

This article was printed in the Charlotte Observer.  Not sure what issue, but it’s there, some where.  It’s most exciting.  It came at a very auspicious time.  Both Wally and I have been a bit ragged about the farm. I spent much of yesterday running around Catawba Valley Community College.  I don’t think going back […]

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Back to the real world …

Wally goes back to work today.  He was off all last week.  It was nice, but now it’s back to the real world.  My routine got disrupted, but in a good way.  It was nice to have help getting the chores done.  I don’t realize how much I do during the day until I get […]

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Back to school?

I am considering going back to school via the Work Force Investment Act.  Up until yesterday, I was very excited about doing so, but now, I’m scared.  I sat at Catawba Valley Community College for about an hour and a half waiting to speak to an adviser.  As it turned out, I waited for nothing […]

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T Rex Cows and Escaping Goats

Dealing with the animals last week (and over the weekend) was trying, at best.  Things are changing around here.  There is a girl building a barn down below our farm.  Essentially, that is not a bad thing because she’s improving our driveway and adding additional pasture to our existing set-up.  Also, they will be fencing […]

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Cows!

Last night was my bachelorette night, Wally went to the livestock sale for his red neck fix.  As I was milking, I heard the cows bellowing down below.  Darned, I thought to myself, I don’t feel like going down there in the dark (and cold!), but after what happened to the calf that got his […]

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