Archive for the ‘goats’ Category

goodbye, goats

Posted on February 18th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

Today we sent our three little goats off to a new home. After filling our lives with two years of pure goatiness, we gave them to a family with 6 acres of green pastures, two other little goats, and a couple of human kids. We really wished we could keep them, but we are going […]



finishing may

Posted on May 27th, 2016 by mountain girl  |  7 Comments »

Our May has been a beauty and a beast. The weather has gone from snow to practically summer (70 degrees for a couple of days!) and back to snow, sleet, and rain. And cold–brrr. Today we have a fire in the stove to offset the lovely white flakes that came floating down this morning. I […]



visitors from kansas city, arm challenge results, and other fun things

Posted on September 7th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

We had the very best weekend. Two of our old friends from Kansas City came for a spur-of-the-moment visit, and we had a blast. Cindy and I talked and laughed for hours while the guys hung out.  Will and Caleb went hiking in the mountains during the day, and in the evenings it was a […]



loving…

Posted on August 24th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  7 Comments »

Our goats. Both kids were missing all night Saturday, and from Pippa’s strangely silent behavior to a tackled deer decoy in the driveway, we thought they had been nabbed by a mountain lion. It was a rough night, but needless to say, there was great rejoicing when they turned up just fine in the morning. […]



snow and celebrations

Posted on April 17th, 2015 by mountain girl  |  4 Comments »

With 24 inches of snow outside our door, I thought I’d relive some recent warm, happy days.  Not that snow makes us unhappy, of course.  To take up the mantra of Coloradans everywhere, We need the moisture.  Which is definitely true. I made a vegan cashew cheesecake for David’s welcome home/birthday celebration.  It was super yummy […]