26th Dec

Pallet shelf projects

Lately, I’ve been having a lot of fun making stuff out of shipping pallets. I made our hog house out of pallets, I’ve repaired some pieces of our old barn with pallet wood, and now I’ve been dabbling in making small shelves out of pallet wood. The greatest thing about wood from pallets is the […]

13th Dec

Introducing: Tundra

I love our Great Pyrenees. Smokey is one of the best dogs I’ve ever owned, and he practically raised himself out in our barn, as the breed is meant to do. He protects our goats, chickens, and geese better than anything else I can imagine. So we decided a few weeks ago that we were […]

13th Dec

Building a better hog house

For the last ten months or so, our two Yorkshire hogs had been living on an acre pasture, after they ceremoniously defeated our neglected garden earlier in the year. Since then, we’ve butchered one and the other got lonely so she escaped under some field fence to go play with the donkeys. We originally put […]

01st Dec


Welcome to the farm blog! I’ve decided to create a blog here on our farm’s website to document some of the farm-related projects and experiences we have each day. I originally started a blog called Decityfied to document our transition from city slickers to farm folk, but since we’ve been here for over a year, […]