I Thought I Was a Pet Person, but I Was Wrong

There is something about being in my thirties that has inspired a bout of honest self-reflection. I’ve made a series of choices that each have shaped who I am, like going to college, getting married, and having kids. I don’t know if I am having a mini-mid-life crisis, but it seems like I am busy […]


Puppies and Kittens, Oh No!

The kids and I rent a cute little house with a cute little yard and a cute little apple tree perfect for a cute little swing. We were able to negotiate with our landlord to keep our chickens and coop, though he said if any of the neighbors complain, they'd have to go. We, of […]