Being on a farm we experience a lot of death. The old saying if you have livestock you have deadstock really runs true and even though it’s not ideal and you hate to lose an animal you somehow become immune… Read More ›
Raising a Calf….
So this isn’t the first time we have had to save a calf nor will it be the last, but this has been the most difficult and heart wrenching journey so far. Farming is hard, it’s not all whips cracking… Read More ›
So during this chaos that we have been living the past week, one of my granddaughters got really ill. It wasn’t covid because my daughter had tests at home, but she was really ill. They were stuck by floodwaters, couldn’t… Read More ›
Catastrophe In Our Small Town
Well the last week has bought us some very unrepentant rain fall that has just smashed our region and many others south of us. The rain fell in sheets rather than drops and it fell for days. To think of… Read More ›
Peri Menopause, What Is It?
Perimenopause, or menopause transition, begins several years before menopause. It’s the time when the ovaries gradually begin to make less estrogen. It usually starts in a woman’s 40s, but can start in her 30s or even earlier. Perimenopause lasts up until menopause, the point when… Read More ›