Anniversary of the Sunshine Farm! | A Look Back at the Past Two Years

Today is the two year anniversary of when we first moved to the Sunshine Farm. Of course, two years ago it wasn't the Sunshine Farm, it was simply a cute cape cod style home on 12.5 acres, but it held so many dreams! It's funny and crazy to look back at the past two years.…

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A Look Inside Our Colorful Egg Basket | Chicken Breeds & the Eggs They Lay

Today I'm going to share about the chicken breeds we have at the farm and the colored eggs they lay. People ask me all the time about the fact that we have blue and green eggs, so I though this would be a fun topic to write about. I also recorded a VLOG on the…

Adding Barn Cats to the Farm | An Adorable Method to Pest Control

We are almost two years into living on our little farm and we are learning new things every day. Recently, we learned all about our pest problem... mice and rats in the barn. They dig under and into the barn, going after any little food scrap they can find, which makes it really difficult when…

Our First Garden on the Farm | Successes, Failures, and Lessons Learned

Hi Friends! I know it has been a long while since my last post, sometimes when there is just so much going on, it is hard to know what to share next. Today I'm going to share our experiences growing, harvesting, eating, and storing the food from our first real garden at the Sunshine Farm.…

Finding and Buying the Farm | Our Story and Tips for Success

The Story of Purchasing our Dream Property Hi Everyone! I'm excited to share this blog post with you. This post details the story of finding the place we now call the Sunshine Farm. At the end I also include tips for searching for and buying a farm property. Would love to hear your thoughts! On…

Farm Animals in the Winter | Things to Consider in Cold Weather

I hope everyone stayed warm and safe this past weekend as the "bomb cyclone" made its way through the East Coast, bringing wind, snow, and lots of cold air! In light of the frigid temperatures, high winds, and heavy snowfall we experienced, I thought it would be a good time to share some of our tips…

Baby Goat Born on the Farm | The Story of our Little Noel

Hi Everyone! Happy New Year! I want to start off the New Year by sharing with you the newest member of the Sunshine Farm, Noel. Noel was born on December 18th, 2017.   We knew her mother was going to deliver any day, but had no clear idea on when that would be. I shared…