Here’s My 2012 Dream List!

(Singing):  Heeerre shee iiiiissss, Miiiiiiiiss Aaammeerrrrriicaaaa…”

Oh, wait.  It’s not Miss America.

It’s my Dream List.  For 2012.

Can you tell it will definitely be a gardening year for me?

I’ll let you know how things go throughout the year…and in a couple of days I’ll tell you about Lessons from Aunt Grace.  And, if you know anywhere we can take the boys on a horseback ride (we’ll bring only ourselves…we have no horses) or a great place to take them on a trip to see horses…let me know.  I’m all ears!

Happy New Year!!!!!  May it bring you only the best!

–  The Newly Inspired Goat Cheese Lady

P.S.  Have you done your dream list yet?  If so…what’s on it?

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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6 Responses to Here’s My 2012 Dream List!

  1. Lauren Carroll says:

    I love it!!! I will have to show you my board I made in California when I get home! I have one thing that I want to talk to you about, yes, you are part of my dream board!! Great things will come in the new year!!

  2. LOVE IT!!! The last one is especially sweet, one of several I need to have on my list (that’s still not together- :).

  3. edgwickfarm says:

    Impressive! What great dreams!

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