Yearly Archives: 2015

/2015

Litter News!

Fahey and Ailagh are expecting puppies mid-February 2016!   If you haven't already, request and return your completed Puppy Application to us soon.   Also, this will likely be the last time we cross Fahey and Ailagh, so if you have been wanting one of their amazing puppies in particular, now is the time for [...]

By |2016-01-08T14:04:22-07:00December 23rd, 2015|English Shepherds, Homesteading, Puppies, Ranch Life|0 Comments

Too Close for Comfort

Just when the clearer air made us begin to relax a little, while still keeping alert to fires, Wednesday Sept. 3rd on the way home from a rather fortuitous visit to a neighbor, we spotted a tell-tale plume of smoke on the hill ¼ mile north of our property. We rushed home and called it [...]

By |2015-09-29T17:11:21-07:00September 29th, 2015|Homesteading, Ranch Life|0 Comments

Ring of Fire

The forest fires here in Ferry County and neighboring Okanogan County this summer have given a new meaning to those song lyrics. We all thought last summer was horrible, setting state records for large, destructive wildfires. This year makes the last seem almost timid, as if it was holding its breath waiting to unleash bigger [...]

By |2015-09-29T17:14:22-07:00September 29th, 2015|Homesteading, Ranch Life|0 Comments

“Classic Rabbit Recipes: A Highland Glenn Ranch Cookery Book”

She's done it again! We are pleased to introduce Krystal’s newly published book. Only this one is a bit different- it’s the first in a series of what she likes to call “cookery” books- entitled “Classic Rabbit Recipes- A Highland Glenn Ranch Cookery Book”. Raising domestic rabbits for more than nine years has given ample [...]

By |2015-08-17T18:07:21-07:00August 17th, 2015|Cooking, Homesteading, my Books, Rabbits, Ranch Life|0 Comments

“Country Diary of a 21st Century Lady”

We are pleased to announce Krystal’s latest and most personal book, “Country Diary of a 21st Century Lady”. This labor of love is a view of life here on our mountain ranch. Spanning the period of one year- 2014- it includes observations of the natural world surrounding us, the seasonal changes, animal life, and Indian [...]

By |2015-08-17T18:06:45-07:00August 17th, 2015|Homesteading, my Books, Off Grid Life, Ranch Life|0 Comments

Precautions for Summertime Fun

Summer is upon us! It came early in our neck of the woods and with a vengeance... triple digits weighing heavy on everyone. There are some simple precautions we all need to take to protect our pets. While some of this information can apply to other animals also- cats, bunnies, horses, etc. - I refer [...]

By |2015-06-29T14:47:45-07:00June 29th, 2015|English Shepherds, Homesteading|0 Comments

Introducing…

... Siobhan... our new English Shepherd pack member! Pronounced shuh-VAHN, she is a gorgeous dark shaded Sable & White with rich red tones. She is an extremely rare 3rd Generation Naturally Reared English Shepherd and is very special to us in another way… she is our great-grand puppy!!! Yes, the great-granddaughter of our Liam and [...]