on mama goats, the future, and our endless need to worry

Someone told me today that this is it – that these are the golden times. This is the best I could ever have, and the healthiest I could ever be, with everything right at my fingertips and so much to appreciate. And she was right…she was. Maybe she already knew, and maybe she didn’t, but…

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the secret life of goats

…because raising goats is not always as glamorous as it may seem, here are a few things I’ve learned since bringing my first two home nearly two years ago. It’s literally a farm at our house. Or a zoo. And some days are admittedly easier than others. So why am I sitting here still craving…

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the perils of being a #goatboss

The number one problem with accepting goats into your life is this: You will fall in love. You will fall so deeply and so hard for these little creatures that your heart will break for their hurts and rejoice in their happinesses. You’ll let them chew on your clothes and rub their stinky heads on…

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carry on

So as you all know by now, we have baby goats. That’s right folks. And you know what? They’re better than a viral Youtube clip. So. Much. Better. If you’ve never had the opportunity to just sit and watch a 3 day old baby learn to jump and kick and agitate his mama to no…

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