Meet our baby angoras: Primavera and Rosebud

Spring has sprung on Dragos Farm as two of our mama goats have given birth to female kids! We are so excited for these new arrivals and have decided to name one Primavera (the black one) and the other Rosebud (Primrose’s white baby). Primavera arrived in the very first hour of spring 2018! As I…

My Recipe Article Contributions on Mealthy.com

I have the pleasure of working for an amazing kitchen appliance brand, Mealthy.com, from the comfort of Dragos Farm.  I have studied how and why humans eat for around the last 6 years, so helping to get Mealthy off the ground has been a dream come true for me.  I manage Digital product, our apps,…

Day 1 with the Minihorse

Today our minihorse Piewicket and Katcher were delivered to our farmstead. The previous owner is having to retire from farming for medical reasons. Her name is Max and she is a fabulous woman who went from being a newscaster on television in Los Angeles to starting a hobby farm in Washington, pretty much all my…

Loving and Losing a Beef Calf

Casper had the kind of spirit and sweetness that we all aspire to have. It might be silly, but I saw more God in Casper than I ever have witnessed in a church. It is ironic that his name was Casper, because he will haunt us for sometime… our first true loss on the farm.

Why you should eat farm-fresh eggs

Since moving to a farm earlier this year, it has become crystal-clear that we should have ALWAYS eaten farm-fresh eggs. I never really enjoyed eggs before starting out farm and now I know why. Store-bought eggs don’t even taste remotely similar to farm-fresh eggs, they are like the sad (much older) emaciated sickly brother of…

How to add new beef calves to a hobby farm for cheap

On Saturday we went to the Enumclaw livestock auction, one of my new favorite places. We never know what we will find and honestly, it’s an absolute blast. There are many different kinds of animals and livestock there, at a really good price. Many of the purchasers are local restaurants and a large number of…