Take-A-Peak Chicken Coop Tour

Hello!  Hello! 

Please Come, One And All! 

You are invited to the Second Annual Take-A-Peak Chicken Coop Tour, of which we are a part!  (good grammar, huh?)

Today was the first day, sorry I didn’t notify you before now, but we’ve been getting the coop(s) ready: painting, wallpapering, decluttering, generally spiffing up in order to be part of this Parade of Homes of Chicken Coops.

So, they actually don’t have any wallpaper, but it sounded right to include it.

Anyway, it’s tomorrow (Sunday, May 1st) from 9-4.  You can check out the info here…it is city wide, FREE! and organized by local coop owner, John Conner. 

The Animal Whisperer will have a couple of his fancy coops on display and for sale, I will have cheese samples, soap and Mother’s Day Gifts!!!

We’ll see you tomorrow!  And, if you come, and if it’s cold, we never turn down a hot cup of coffee!!!  (yes, that’s a blatant hint)

–  The Goat Cheese Lady

About The Goat Cheese Lady

I am Lindsey. At first I was a city girl. Growing up, the closest thing I had to farm animals were a cat and a cockatiel. In 2009, Herbert (my husband) and I bought our first milk goat and I instantly became an urban farmgirl, attempting to balance city and farm life..before I knew “urban homesteading” was a thing. That’s when we began The Goat Cheese Lady Farm, hence The Goat Cheese Lady blog you’re visiting now. After moving to the country in 2014, I embarked on life as a rural farmgirl. We continued teaching farm and cheesemaking classes, raising more goats and began construction on our cheese creamery. But life had other plans and in 2017, we decided that, due to financial and health issues, we had to close the farm for business. No more classes, no more creamery, a lot less milking. We went back to off farm jobs, I as an Occupational Therapist, Herbert in construction with his business, D&A Home Remodeling. At that point, I made a silent promise to myself that I would corral my entrepreneurial mind and focus on a job for a year. Well, it has been a year and I am back. Not to classes, cheese, soap or lotion, but back to writing. I love it. I’m not sure where it will lead me, but that’s where I’m starting. I’ll continue to write as The Goat Cheese Lady for now, and whatever the future holds, I’ll let you know. Our two boys are 14 and 11 and continue to be louder than my sister and I ever were. We have two dogs, Montaña and Flash, a cat, Jumpy, a flock of chickens and three goats. Yes, we still have Lucy, the goat who helped us start it all and was milked by over 1,000 people. She’s retired but still the boss. Chocolate provides enough milk for our family with some to spare for the dogs. Soccer friends, school friends, coyotes and mice are frequent visitors. There are way too many flies and every so often we see an owl. I’m glad you’re here. Sometimes you’ll laugh out loud, other times you’ll be inspired to appreciate the small things. My hope is that, over your morning cup of coffee or your afternoon work break, you’ll enjoy the antics and inspiration that are my daily life. Lindsey
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1 Response to Take-A-Peak Chicken Coop Tour

  1. Melina says:

    Wish I could have taken the tour, but I was out of town. Hope you had a good turn-out.

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