Friday Follow-Up

This week:

-- We had a dusting of snow after Christmas, and then winter hit in force: cold, cold weather that looks like it will last for awhile. I built a "new" hay feeder for the goats using materials we had on hand, but I'm not happy with the design and will rebuild it when the weather is warm enough.

-- Every year on New Year's Day I write down an inventory of our animals, fruit trees and so on. This year I added the number of hay bales on hand as well. We're still in good shape hay-wise this year.

-- This week's posts were Flogging Roosters and Seven Most Popular Posts of 2014. Was your favorite post on the list?

-- I'm updating my homestead goals, both short-term and long-term. So many projects are on my to-do list that it makes me dizzy. But how do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time, and that's how we accomplish projects too: one step at a time. I just wish I could stop adding new projects to the end of the list!


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