We got our goats! I'm so in love, it's ridiculous. Our breeder friend had advised we get babies instead of full grown does like we had originally planned. There are so many benefits to getting them as babies: we can raise them and train them as we wish, kind of like getting a puppy versus … Continue reading One Week Old
On Friday we got two ducks from our neighbor. Cheese and Crackers are adjusting well and seem happy in their new home. I enjoy having an extra egg every day. The girls enjoy the hunt for the egg. Archery season opened up yesterday. Hubby got to hunt last year and got a deer on opening … Continue reading What a Weekend!
Today is Little Miss' second birthday! She wanted to hear her birthday song just as the clock struck midnight. So we obliged, through lots of tears. Then she wanted to be sure we remembered the moment of her birth, so she woke again at 3:15, about the time we left our house two years ago … Continue reading The Super Fast Car Birth of Little Miss
I mentioned in yesterday's post that my friend suffered another loss. Her fourth miscarriage. It upset me. It angered me. I mourned for my friend. Little Monster had been playing in the living room, but she came in and saw me upset when I learned the news. She went back to playing. A little later … Continue reading Too Young to Understand?
This song plays loudly every time I hear it. Thy Will - Hillary Scott and Family When I first heard it a month ago it put me in tears, thinking of how our heart break six months ago was part of God's Plan. There's nothing we could do but say, Thy Will, knowing that His … Continue reading Thy Will – Hillary Scott
(I started this yesterday, and then we lost power before finishing.) Today I have a four year old. How did that happen so quickly? When I think back on her birth I still remember so many details with perfect clarity. Over the past four years she has filled our lives with joy. She has challenged … Continue reading Remembering Little Monster’s Birth