Cold Snap Kumquat Quandary

Cold Snap Kumquat Quandary

We have a “Cold Snap Kumquat Quandary.” It’s going to freeze here in Lower Alabama. It’s going to freeze! When you live on a farm and you have a bunch of critters to care for, this gets pretty serious. Like Ned Stark would say if he was from around here…”Winter is coming, y’all.”

Midnight Drear, Midnight Clear

Midnight Drear, Midnight Clear

Christmas should be merry and bright, a celebration of wonder and joy. Christmas has its dark side, too. In the Victorian tradition of scary ghost stories and tales of the glories of Christmases long, long ago, take a peek into the real-life terrors of Christmas Past.

The Case of the Missing Cow

The Case of the Missing Cow

Princess Buttercup, one of our two new heifers, disappeared without a trace the other day. We have only had a cow go missing once before. We were hoping a disappearing cow would remain a once in a lifetime experience.  Really, what are the odds?