Daisy and Winter · farmhouse renovation

Farmhouse renovations and ramblings Feb 2017

Follow your heart. I was able to cut flowers from my garden for the first time in three months.  Sweet. Daffodils and forsythia. So, I’ve been a little under the weather this past week – nothing major just enough to make me feel blah, but combined with a pulled muscle in my neck and shoulder… Continue reading Farmhouse renovations and ramblings Feb 2017

chickens · Cooking · Daisy and Winter

Love cookies and a great big cock-a-doodle-do

Tuesday it was all about cookies love. I baked a batch of chocolate chip love cookies for Valentine’s Day. While the cookies were baking, the cat, the dog, and the chicken slept peacefully. But the minute the cookies were done baking – Winter popped up and said are they ready? Chocolate Chip Pecan Love Cookies… Continue reading Love cookies and a great big cock-a-doodle-do

chickens · Garden Project · Red Dirt Farmstand

Red Dirt Farm Stand – plans and dreams for 2017

I run a small – very small honor system farm stand at the edge of our farm.  I sell fresh eggs from our chickens and cottage style flowers I grow in our gardens. Sometimes I sell my handmade items too.  This year I hope to expand the offerings.

Photography · travel

Corkscrew Swamp

Corkscrew Swamp isn’t a swamp for all the cork from my wine drinking. Mr. Cottage and I along with Father Cottage took a vacation back in the fall of 2016, we journeyed to South West Florida.  During our time there, we went on a day trip, just east of Naples, to The Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp.  A… Continue reading Corkscrew Swamp