Life on the Farm

December 29, 2019

As another year is nearing its end, I am reflecting on 2019. It has been a full year with many changes, challenges, successes and everything in between, which seems to summarize the essence of farming and family life really.

We finally did our last round of ultrasound t...

December 11, 2019

Check out our Gotlands featured in the December 2019 Capital Press. They call the Gotland a "unique Breed".

October 12, 2019

I can't say enough how utterly stimulating the month of September and the beginning of October have been. There are so many exciting things happening now and on the horizon. I have been putting a lot of thoughts into the next steps on the farm ranging from Agro-tourism...

September 28, 2019

My travels brought me to a small town Esquièze-Sère in the Hautes Pyrenees, in the heart of "le Pays Toy".

La Carde is a beautiful place laid with blankets, plaids, comforters, pillows, garments, pelts, slippers, rugs and other made of wool products.

After my eyes adjust...

August 17, 2019

Growing up in the South West of France on a vegetable farm, our family kept horses. In my early 30’s I made a complete switch to caring and learning how to raise and work with sheep. 

My moto has always been, starting small, not hoarding animals, figuring out systems th...

June 15, 2019

We are gearing up for another summer on the farm! School is out which means that Peter will be my helper and so will many of his friends and peers. Romain and Lea will be with us in July too!

These are the highlights of our summer:

  • Lots of playdates, which invo...

June 3, 2019

I have been wanting to share this with you all for a long time. It is about a simple pleasure in life. A gourmet experience, except that nobody would ever call it gourmet really.

This is about a little cake, that is literally synonymous with a giant of the literature. I...

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