Farm

My barn improvement wishlist

My barn improvement wishlist

It’s been about a year and a half since Johnny and I moved to our small farm outside of Tulsa. The experience of living on a few acres and being wholly responsible for the horses’ care has been generally positive; of course, it helps to […]

2017 equine expenditures

2017 equine expenditures

One of my goals for 2017 was to track the amount of money I spent on the horses. I did so religiously through July. Then I fell off the wagon for a couple of months. I’d stuff feed store receipts into my wallet, ask the […]

A day in the life

A day in the life

A couple of years ago, I posted about what my day to day routine looked like. Lots has changed since then, and I thought it might be fun to see what my day to day looks like now! 7:00 AM: Fibit’s silent vibration alarm goes […]

Costs of keeping horses at home vs. boarding horses

Costs of keeping horses at home vs. boarding horses

There are a lot of arguments for keeping your horses at your own home instead of boarding them, but one that seems up come up regularly is that it’s less expensive to keep them at your own home. I think this can be true, but […]

5 things I’ve learned owning a small farm

5 things I’ve learned owning a small farm

Johnny and I have been living on our small farm for nearly a year now, and it’s been a learning experience for both of us. Poor old Johnny is a thoroughly urban guy; he grew up living in a city, and I know he fantasizes […]