Coffee ‘n Goats

137

There’s nothing quite like sitting on a rock, drinking coffee (and eating chocolate chips, of course)  and watching the goats enjoy the fresh, green grass.

169

They’ve been penned up most of the winter because there’s just not much natural forage for them in Colorado Springs that time of year…

129

…they get a little spooked at the drop of a hat…but when they aren’t nervously listening to boys making weird noises, or skittering away from the slightest movement of anything near them, they quite devour anything green in their paths.

150

And thanks to the early, heavy rains this spring, there’s plenty of delicious, healthy, densely growing grass…yet they still fight over the same small patch sometimes.

278

At least they are not interested in chocolate chips or coffee.

–  The Goat Cheese Lady

 

Advertisements

About The Goat Cheese Lady

I am Lindsey. At first I was a city girl. Then I was an urban farmgirl, attempting to balance city and farm life. Now, after moving to the country, I have embarked on life as a rural farmgirl, complete with my husband, the Animal Whisperer, man of exceptional knowledge and patience, two boys who are louder than my sister and I ever were, a herd of milking goats, and a flock of egg-laying chickens. Coyotes, mice, country dogs and prairie dogs are frequent visitors. Just 45 minutes north is Colorado Springs, the setting for our first six years in the goat world. Our family. Our city friends. Our introduction to cheesemaking. But we...and our growing farm and soon-to-be creamery...have set up shop down off of Highway 115 in Penrose, Colorado.
This entry was posted in Farm Life, goats and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Coffee ‘n Goats

  1. CenturyLink Customer says:

    I loved this.  Cute picture of the 3 of you!  Aunt Marsha

  2. Patty Cameron says:

    very fun!!! nice pics love, mom

    Patty Cameron plcameron@aol.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s