Country Roads and Country People

If you've become disheartened about the human race in general, you should come out to visit us and meet some of these nice country people who are always ready to give a helping hand.

Berm Building and Mulching for Water Retention

Building berms around trees and shrubs is important for water-wise watering. Mulching is mandatory for water retention and helps keep weeds down. Manure berms are especially functional.

Goat Politics

Our hobby farm in the Sierra Nevada foothills has seen a few goats come and go.

Are There Bugs in Arkansas? Part II

This is the second part to the story of a woman who finds out the hard way that yes, there are lots of bugs in the Arkansas countryside.

Why Move to the Country

As a frustrated country-girl-wanna-be living in town, I've known since I was a little girl that I wanted to move to a ranch as soon as possible. It finally happened when I was a grandma.