Monthly Archives: June 2016

Homesteading: Sometimes things don’t go as planned…

Sometimes things don’t go as planned, especially when it comes to the homesteading lifestyle. This weekend, Nic and I were talking about our recent homestead happenings and were reminded of the events that took place this recent Memorial weekend…. Events that made us laugh, but also made us face the reality that things don’t always go as planned.  We have always known this, but it was a nice little reminder, so I thought I’d share the story with you as well. Continue reading


Meet our Livestock Guardian Dog

Meet our Livestock Guardian Dog: Cassidy

Cassidy was born on March 12, was the first born of a litter of six, and was the only girl. She came home to live with us at about 9 weeks old. She is mostly Great Pyrenees with 1/8th Anatolian Shepherd. Both of her parents are livestock guardian dogs and work to protect alpacas at a small farm nearby.

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