Monthly Archives: February 2012

Resilience: At The Fine Arts Center

The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is just opening it’s Resilience Exhibit….and I have been invited to be part of it!  I’m teaching 2 special classes at our farm (March 18 and April 14).  We will milk the goats (and see … Continue reading

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Introducing… Peaches’ Baby Boy!

Kidding season has finally come to our farm!  We’ve been waiting (me, rather impatiently) for the day to come that Peaches, one of our pregnant does, would finally give birth.  I was being SO impatient that I was beginning to believe … Continue reading

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What kind of vinegar should I use for cheese?

That would be the kind of thing I would google if I were making cheese acidified by vinegar and was not getting it to curd. So, if you did google that and it brought you here…welcome.  I used to think … Continue reading

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How To Clean Out The Inside Of Your Oven Window.

After teaching close to 400 people how to make mozzarella, I just got sick of the dripping streaks of whey that stuck out like a sore thumb from the black background of the oven window.  When we used to stretch … Continue reading

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No one can stop us now!

My dad just emailed me this article.  No goats involved.  No chicken coops.  No milk or cheese.  Something much more important.  I hope you’ll read it and that it will help you make your decision to either join The Goat Cheese Lady team … Continue reading

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Alpaca Poop

(You might think, due to the title of this post and the content of my last post, that I like to write about poop.  By the time you’re through reading this, you’ll know if that’s true or not.) I had … Continue reading

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Sludge

    I can make the noise pretty well. The , bbullluup, bbullluup that the washing machine has been making for a few weeks each time it drains.  And, the downstairs toilet just isn’t flushing very well.  It keeps clogging. … Continue reading

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