Country outlaw sketch #1: Merle

Here is the long anticipated sketch of Maple’s twin, Merle. They were our second set of twins born on April 6th, the same day which country legend Merle Haggard died on, which was also his birthday. Maple was an easy name to come up with.  I spent some time in graduate school in Vermont, nestledContinue reading “Country outlaw sketch #1: Merle”

The Flying Ears Sisterhood …beginnings

Isn’t it fun when you plan and dream about something for so long, and it finally comes to fruition? Goats have been that dream for us at the farm.  And to think it all started with bringing two goats home in the back of an Honda Element (read the post here.). Here’s the page fromContinue reading “The Flying Ears Sisterhood …beginnings”

Adventures of the Flying Ears Sisterhood

Let the goat adventures begin! It all started one balmy August evening, with with two goats coming to their new home in the back of a Honda Element. Sally, an ornry Nubian-pygmy mix and Gidget, a younger, shy Nubian, were not related.  In protest of being in a confined place with a goat she did not know,Continue reading “Adventures of the Flying Ears Sisterhood”