Goodbye to Sweet Sophie Goat

This past weekend, we said goodbye to Sophie Goat, part of the sister trio with Mickey and Zephora.  This sweetheart is the first goat we have lost, and it has led me to reflect on the many lessons animals pass onto us to live with compassion, connection, and care for each other. Sophie stuck outContinue reading “Goodbye to Sweet Sophie Goat”

Hangin’ with Willie and the boys… and Miss Maple.

Many lessons can be taken from these goats.  It is a new day….start slow and then jump right in! This is what the fence line-up looked like this morning.  When we walkout to the goats in the morning, there is such a remarkable  sense of calm.  The sweet goats slowly blink and gaze up atContinue reading “Hangin’ with Willie and the boys… and Miss Maple.”

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”