Millie the Milker

I realized that I haven’t posted much about Millie. Millie is my Brown Swiss Jersey Cross milking cow. My husband bought her for me for my birthday back in September. Yeah, you heard that right. I got a cow for my birthday. And I couldn’t be more pleased. I love milking cows. Most of the…

Morning Farm Chores

Just to give you an idea of what daily life is like on the farm, I thought I’d write about my chore routine. Of course, depending on what animals we have, what’s going on, and what time of year it is, these chores can change. But for right now, and probably until spring, this is…

First Calves of the Year!

I love the fall. All of the best things happened to me in the fall. My birthday is in the fall. I always loved school growing up, and school started (at least when I was a kid) in the fall. I was married in the fall. I’ve always lived in the South, so fall’s cooler…