Monthly Archives: August 2011

Babying the Bottle Babes

Baby did not make it. He died in his sleep while I was subbing at the elementary school. I was heart broken, but knew there was nothing more we could have done. It is common to lose young calvesdue to shipping sickness or … Continue reading

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Loving Baby

I had my first experience with substitute teaching recently at the local high school. When I interviewed for the part-time work, I expected to be called to ‘sub’ for social studies or maybe a French class here or there, so it was … Continue reading

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More Sukoshi Pay Day

While this is a farm blog, I hope you will indulge me a little today. I have a lot on my mind and the greatest of it all is fear of the unknown. I am about to finish my Masters … Continue reading

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Tangents and Tomatoes: How do you grow them indoors?

Busy, busy, busy time here on the farm. All 350 or so tomato plants hit their peak this past week, just as the corn passed its prime. It has been juicing and saucing time here at the homestead with dozens of new … Continue reading

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Tomato Juice Canning Day

Nothing new or exciting with the cows today. They are growing nicely, dealing well wth the weather, and otherwise…there!  Gives Mike time for harvesting, hauling, and delivering the produce, as well as other farm chores. I believe the following is … Continue reading

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