chickens · farmhouse renovation · Red Dirt Farmstand


Good day y’all. Are you doing the happy spring dance too? Spring is the time for renewal and new life and new beginnings. We’ve got lots of new here at the cottage.  New life springing forth, new growth, new beginnings. Sadly we lost our oldest and largest koi, Gilligan, this past week.  Yes, I cried… Continue reading repurposed

Gardening · Red Dirt Farmstand

with a little help from my friends

Finally, it’s here – Happy first day of spring Y’all!  Old man winter won’t let his grip go just yet.  We have rain, sleet and a few flurries this am. There’s nothing more soothing to my ears than the sound of rain on an old tin roof.  Well, maybe the sound of rain on a… Continue reading with a little help from my friends

chickens · Red Dirt Farmstand · Uncategorized

here a coop there a coop

It is overcast and a little dreary this morning. 15 new chicks are coming next week and I’m excited like an expectant mother should be.  I’ve got the brooder ready, for the most part.  It is set up in my front hall.  Yep, that’s right –  in the front hall, so if you come a… Continue reading here a coop there a coop