The Pretty Purple Finch
Not long ago a visitor pointed out that what I thought was a house finch was really a purple finch. So, of course I had to make a felt purple finch. This is the only one I’ve seen on the farm lately!
Right click on this link and select “Save target as” (on a PC) to save this purple finch pattern to your computer.
An August Maine Monday
August’s last Monday morning began in a cloak of fog yielding to a quintessential summer day.
Salty’s Baby Chicks
A moment of cuteness to make you smile on a Wednesday morning. We are smitten with these little babies!
First Driving Lesson
Hannah turned 15 two weeks ago and ever since has been chomping at the bit to drive. In Maine, parents have to pay to enroll kids in an approved driver’s … Continue reading
Of Laundry and Chickens
Today was a most productive Saturday. We managed to outsmart the mink these past few weeks and the last of the meat chickens are now in the freezer. More babies … Continue reading
We Have Babies!
What’s a farm with out farm babies? Shadow, our little bantam hen who we lost this last winter, was our resident farm mama – the only hen, chicken or duck, … Continue reading
Roasted Cherry Tomatoes: Nirvana
Tonight I discovered the absolute joy of roasted cherry tomatoes. I’ve never done this before, but the cherry tomatoes are coming in faster than I can use them on salad. … Continue reading