As the summer is waning, we are making strides to keep growing and changing on the farm. We are learning more about animal care and more about how to fix up this farm. And, while it has been over a year, and sometimes I think we haven't done enough, we're starting to see visible improvements… Continue reading More Progress on the Farm
The Dave took time off work and put in unbelievable hours in the hot sun this past week to fence in the new goat home. Bonnie and Drake finally have a full time job, and our goats are SOOOOO happy. We are very thankful for The Dave's hard work (and for those of you that… Continue reading The New Goat Home…….
Today is an exciting day here at Serenity Valley Farm. Last year, right at this very time, we were signing the closing papers to become the official owners of this sweet place. So, today we're celebrating one year of being farmers-in-training, home improvement novices, and tiny house dwellers. We're learning how to live on less,… Continue reading Milestones on the Farm
Today was Easter which is special every year. It's our chance to celebrate the sacrificial love of the Lord, and with the change into spring weather, it's like there is a feeling of freshness, possibilities, and excitement in the air. And, for the first time in our 18 years of marriage, Dave and I had… Continue reading A Day of Celebration
After a long time of waiting...... we are excited to introduce you to Rosie's new little one. This cutie is the first baby born on Serenity Valley Farm, and we have been dying to meet him/her. **Right now, our little one is literally just a few hours old, so we'll wait to find out the… Continue reading Our First Birth Announcement…..
Spring is finally in full swing here at Serenity Valley Farm. And, we're trying to soak up every minute of warmth and sunshine. Everywhere we look, there's signs of new life, growth, and fresh beginnings. Rosie, the goat, is ready to have her baby anytime now, and we can't wait to meet her little one.… Continue reading Spring Brings New Life on the Farm……
Over the last 9 months, we have been learning as a family, what it takes to run a farm..... And, during this time, we were given 3 incredible horses (and our newest will be introduced in another article). Now, I grew up working in horse barns, but it's been a long time. And, re-learning has… Continue reading Secrets of Life…..from the Horse Perspective
Well, here at Serenity Valley Farm, we're in the midst of the wettest winter we have ever experienced. And, while we sort of wonder if our farm might just float away, the animals remind us that fun isn't a fair-weather occasion, and that mud really does have therapeutic qualities. And, while the rain is a… Continue reading Progress on the Farm
Here at Serenity Valley Farm, we are not only attempting to learn to be farmers outside, but we're also learning step-by-step how to restore our 1940's farmhouse that is definitely in need of love and care..... Our goal is not to renovate, but to restore it to its original beauty...... So, today, we decided it… Continue reading Joy in Restoration…..