Daisy,Our High Maintenance Goat

Daisy entertained us with her antics even more than our traditional pets.For over two decades, we lived on a hobby farm surrounded by nine kids, wild animals, farm livestock as well as traditional pets. Kids need to relate to animals to grow up into well-balance, caring adults who can relate and feel connected to the…… Continue reading Daisy,Our High Maintenance Goat

Pigs, Pigs, Those Intelligent Pigs on ReadWave

   Pigs, Pigs, Those Intelligent Pigs is one of ten  chosen stories up for consideration for the editor’s choice award .You can vote for this story by putting it up on your Facebook page This week we’d like to organize things a little differently. If you would like to recommend a story then please share it with your…… Continue reading Pigs, Pigs, Those Intelligent Pigs on ReadWave

Well-Loved Animals

Michael and I love animals almost as much as we love kids. That love has been a powerful source of energy that has transformed animals and children into confidant, intelligent beings with strong, unique personalities. We believe that kids need to relate to animals to grow up into well balance, caring adults who can relate and…… Continue reading Well-Loved Animals

Menagerie: Surrounded

The Daily prompt today is Menagerie. Do you have animals in your life? If yes, what do they mean to you? Animals? You want to know what animals mean to us? Well that question is an understatement on our hobby farm because we are surrounded by pets, farm and wild animals as well as nine kids all the time. Just try…… Continue reading Menagerie: Surrounded

The Goat Shall Weed the Garden, The Horse Shall Dine in the Kitchen…

Our farm animals were so full of character, their antics alone will be the subject of many upcoming stories. Of course, the kids were always entertained by the farm animals but my husband and I were as well. Michael especially enjoyed his intelligent pigs, believing that when animals felt loved, they related to people in…… Continue reading The Goat Shall Weed the Garden, The Horse Shall Dine in the Kitchen…