We Have A Pond

We Have A Pond

We finally have our first “water feature”. Part of the plan for building our farm has always been to create habitats for more creatures than just cows and horses. High on my list has always been ponds and fish. After a lot of work on other areas of the...
Raising the Roof!

Raising the Roof!

Today we crossed a fairly major milestone building the house, we have the last of the trusses hung. It was an all hands on deck day with Frank and his crew, Dudley Ingram on the lift and even Diane and I helped out as much as we could. I’m sure that the guys...
More House Building Videos

More House Building Videos

The building keeps right on going on. We are hoping to be dried in in just a few more weeks. Since the last post we’ve actually come a long way. The two videos below take us up to the roof being put on the house. If you haven’t already, be sure to...
Building the House Part 1

Building the House Part 1

I know it’s been a long time since we last updated the blog, I blame Diane – it’s her job. I’ll leave her to go back and fill in all the details of what has happened since the last time she posted, I’m here to show off the new house...
Valyn, Goodbye My Old Friend

Valyn, Goodbye My Old Friend

  On Halloween about twelve and a half years ago one of the greatest dogs ever entered our lives. Valyn was a cross between a Newfoundland and a Great Pyrenees and instantly took over a large part of our hearts and home. As a puppy he was the clumsiest dog in the...