Next thing, they’ll be studying for their learner’s permits

Today they turn one. It's nothing like the bittersweet when you watch your friend's children, or your own children, grow beyond your hold. They're just goats, after all. Even still. How could they have gone from this to this in just 12 months? They did it so incrementally that we barely registered the changes, the… Continue reading Next thing, they’ll be studying for their learner’s permits

52 Photos ~ My choice

Winter break. Lots of lounging by the fire, lots of staring out the window at the white, lots of opening packages, lots of sliding on the ice on the way down the path. Lots of snacking. Including the goats, who make short work of balsam branches sawn from the Christmas tree. And then inquire, with… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ My choice

Briefly, about the names

At the risk of boring you with baby goat blather, here's just one more. Then I'll be quiet. I'll try. Really. I just wanted to take a second to explain the origin of the names since a few people have asked. First of all, we are following the convention that many goat breeders use, which… Continue reading Briefly, about the names