Little things

There’s so much going on that it’s easy to only see the big items and miss some of the beautiful little things. The detailed decoration on each and every stair of both stair cases. Buttercups in the lawn in early spring. An egg laid in the feed room instead of a nest box. The tiniest…

I’ve moved!

Well, we did it — we bought a farm and have moved in! I’ll be sharing more over the next months but here’s the basics. We have 20 acres of land. We set out to find at least 5 acres and we really thought we’d probably end up in the 5 to 10 acre range,…

Moving Forward!

We’re moving forward rapidly on the purchase of our farm! The home inspection went well, especially since we’re dealing with a 120-year-old house. The only thing still pending is the appraisal. As soon as that is done, I’ll give you all a bit more information on the property. Maybe I’m just a bit superstitious, but…

Waiting. Not so patiently…

We’ve negotiated a deal on a farm property. Now we’re waiting for the inspection to come back. Once that is done (if it is OK) we will be able to remove the contingencies from the deal and we will have bought a farm! I’m having difficulty staying patient. Stay tuned for more in the next…

I want a farm

Really, it’s true.  I want a farm.  With a big vegetable garden and fruit trees and chickens and maybe even a milk cow. A real farm. There should be pigs, too.   And maybe a goat.  Goats are good at eating weeds. And if there’s a pond, then there will have to be ducks and…