Category Archives: good people to know

Mad Dash To Keep The House From Flooding.

Yesterday evening during and after three flash flood warning calls from Rachael Plath, two brain wrenching emergency warning sirens from both of our cell phones and the near constant Manitou ‘Move To Higher Ground’ man voice and flood siren, torrential … Continue reading

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I Thanked It For Warning Me…

Then chopped off its head. Yesterday, in the 95 degree late afternoon, I trudged down the stairs to the garden with the express intent of opening the greenhouse door to let a breeze through. I was wearing a dress and loafers.  … Continue reading

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There Was A Chef In My Kitchen.

Seriously.  And I’ve now decided that’s the best thing that can happen to a person. At the Farm to Table dinner we hosted with Colorado Collective and Full Circle Cuisine last Saturday, The Animal Whisperer and I gave a tour … Continue reading

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Wanna Come To A Farm To Table Dinner?

At our Farm!!  We are  so excited!!! When:  Saturday, June 21st, 5:30 pm. Where:  The Goat Cheese Lady Farm. Who:  Put on by  Colorado Collective and Full Circle Cuisine. What:  An extravagant three course menu of locally produced food (some from our … Continue reading

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On A Hay Bale Under The Moonlight…

Remember my favorite store?  It’s Eve’s Revolution.  Locally owned, cute clothes, nice people. About a month ago, I used the last of a gift card from my parents to buy a cream-colored dress off the sale rack.  When I paid … Continue reading

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Are You Coming To The Farm To Table Dinner?

It’s tomorrow evening at our farm and we’re getting it all gussied up. The goats have never seen this place looking so good!  (Neither have we…) And, I just wired handled about 20 mason jars for dangling candle light. In … Continue reading

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The Goats Won! Part 2

Back in 2011, I put “change city goat policy” on my Dream List.  At the time, our goats were legal because we have more that 3/4 acres of land, but I wanted anyone in the city to be able to have … Continue reading

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My Butt Bones Hurt.

I’ve been running lately.  I’m not training for any races or marathons or anything, I’m just training for more energy. But, as a side effect, I do believe I’m losing weight. To be clear, I did not set out to … Continue reading

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For The Love Of My Father.

In this order: 1.  I love my dad. 2.  Sorry mom. Now, more details: Regarding item #1.  As you know, yesterday was Father’s Day, and I love my dad.  He has been a hard worker my whole life, loves my … Continue reading

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Please help us CURE Cystic Fibrosis!!!

My sister and I grew up with Samantha and Libby .  They are sisters who were born with Cystic Fibrosis, a deadly genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestion of 30,000 children and young adults around the world.  At that time, … Continue reading

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