Tag Archives: Homesteading

Winter Ice Storm – Feb 12, 2014

No matter the weather, the critters still need to eat!  So out into the ice and snow we go… Everything was covered in ice – even the gates, which made it a little difficult getting through the pastures and stalls. … Continue reading

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Meet Jack Frost…

  He’s the first calf to be born in our new cow herd.  It’s a pretty big deal for me…   Lazy B Farm started selling beef wholesale to the public many years ago.  Two years ago, we started selling … Continue reading

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Welcome 2014!

2014…..   It’s December 29, 2013 and I’m sitting at my desk thinking.  It’s quiet because all the kids are still asleep and the dogs and the cats have already been through their morning routine- you know, “let me out!”  … Continue reading

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“Cows in the Cafeteria” – the beginning

“As I was driving by, I noticed 3 younguns alongside the road.  The oldest couldna been more ‘n 7.  They was draggin’ a dead deer behind ’em, happy as could be, takin’ it home I reckon.” Thus was the story … Continue reading

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We’re at 1000 “likes”!

I remember when I first started the Lazy B Farm page on Facebook.  It all sounded good and gave me an outlet to share what was going on with the day to day happenings.  I never thought people would seriously … Continue reading

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LHG Retreat – the rest of Saturday

Saturday afternoon, we had a special guest teacher – Patricia Kyritsi Howell of Botanologos/Wild Healing Herbs.  She arrived a little early and was brave enough to immerse herself in our fun-filled group by eating lunch with all of us. The … Continue reading

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LHG Retreat – First 1/2 of Saturday

Saturday morning dawned… Well, it was before dawn and it was dark and cold! These faithful, homestead-hearted women showed up for butchering class. My  “looks way too cute for this early in the morning” assistant, Christy, held the chicken in … Continue reading

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LHG Retreat – Friday, Oct 28

Finally, the weekend for our Ladies’ Homestead Gathering Retreat had arrived!!  I was so excited and couldn’t wait to get to the mountains! Lynn and I pulled up to Foxfire about 1pm – a little later than I was planning … Continue reading

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Inaugural Ladies’ Homestead Gathering Retreat

I’m still basking in the memories of the retreat as they filter through my mind while I try to get back to life here on the farm. When I sat at this table this summer, taking notes and dreaming about … Continue reading

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Creative Alternative??

I finally finished the scarf I’ve been working on!! I was able to get a lot of it done yesterday at the festival where I had a booth.  Once Megan got there, around lunch time, I handed over the reins … Continue reading

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