Rain rain go away

I’m going stir crazy with all the rain. Yeah I know, we need it. Or at least farmers need it. Let’s get this straight....

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Chicken, Duck, Goose

Every week I reach for my trusty iPhone to organise the dispersal of excess eggs. Twelve chickens to a family of three can’t be...

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Winter on #Blissfarm

There’s little heat in the earth, growth is slow and everything is wet in winter. We’ve been preparing garden beds for the spring crop....

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It’s a Girl!

I’ve been on the planet a decade or five and I reckon I know a thing or two. The terrific thing about taking things...

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Animoolz and Humans #6

It’s been way too long since our last #Blissfarm update. Sooo, what’s been happening? Co-dependency central I’m not the only one who wants their...

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Animoolz and Humans #5

Recent farm antics have me waiting and watching. Waiting for a poo I reached out to a farm vet for Rosie’s ante-natal care. We also discussed livestock wellbeing. He recommended an ovine stool test. It promised to be messy. The DPIWE kit warned ‘Do not put paperwork in with...

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The Good Life

Our first year on #Blissfarm is fast approaching and This Girl is thinking about five things that I love about our #countrylife. 1. Honest...

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The World of Mobile Butchers

We knew we wanted to have our calf, lil Belts, slaughtered on-farm. I’d seen social media posts about a mobile butcher. I called him in January. He had a couple of dates left in April and June. That’s David Bleathman. He’s in demand. An eastern-shore boy, David got his...

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