What Are You Doing This Summer? (hint: it includes milking goats)

Will you be spending time relaxing in Colorado this summer?  Or do you know someone who is?  Are you looking for memory making experiences with the kids?

We are offering a handful of NEW CLASSES along with our current classes with SUMMER ADVENTURE in mind and we’d sure like to have you join us!

Is Milking A Goat on your Bucket List!  Sign up for the 1 hour “Goat Milking Class”!  Click Here

Your kids, grandkids, nieces and nephews grow up fast! Make memories with them at the 2 hour “Kids Class at The Goat Cheese Lady Farm”!  Click Here

Are you a current or future Urban Homesteader?  You’ll love the 2 1/2 hour “Urban Homesteading Class”!  Click Here

Do you want to spend half a day with us for the whole shebang?  The 4 1/2 hour “Goat Cheese Making Class”  is the most popular!  Click Here

Have you always wondered how to make bread at this altitude?  You’ll learn all about it in “The Bread Making Class”!  Click Here

Do you LOVE the feeling of Goat Milk Soap but don’t want to pay the high prices?  Take the “Goat Milk Soap and Lotion Class”!  Click Here

We are a family friendly urban farm homestead on the west side of Colorado Springs, just south of The Garden of the Gods and at the foot of Pike’s Peak…with a view that will take your breath away.   Our farm is about an hour south of Denver and only 20 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport.

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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2 Responses to What Are You Doing This Summer? (hint: it includes milking goats)

  1. Linnea Bjorkman says:

    Have you thought about posting your opportunities on the Denver Urban Homesteaders meetup group? 🙂 Linnea

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  2. Patty Cameron says:

    Mine came through just fine

    Sent from my iPhone Patty Cameron


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