A kid on the Faulk Farmstead - Spartacus!

The First Week with our Baby Goat – Meet Spartacus!

It finally happened.  The very first baby farmie to be born on the Faulk Farmstead – courtesy of our dear Totes.  On Friday, March 7th, we welcomed Spartacus, our first baby goat! I’ll be sure to share the FULL birth story at a later time, but here is the condensed version… As you may alreadyRead more

Mornings with Sally (A video special)

Today on the Faulk Farmstead, we are doing things a little different on this Friday with the Farmies.   I felt it was due time that I shared my favorite morning ritual – scratching time with Sally Gooden.   So here we are – unbeautified, messy haired, and make-up free.  Yes, Sally normally wears make-upRead more

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Meet the First of the New Chicks

Chicks have arrived at the Faulk Farmstead this week! After a trip to the feed store for a lone hay bag, we came home with a WHOLE LOT more – including eight new chicks!   The newest members of the Faulk Farmstead include 4 Golden Sexlinks and 4 Barred Rocks.    So stinkin’ cute! TheyRead more

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Thursday’s Thought: A Sneak-Peek of the New Chicks

If you follow us on Facebook, you might have already heard that we picked up 8 new chicks this past weekend.   4 Golden Sexlinks and 4 Barred Rocks.  8 little bundles of cuteness. Stay tuned for loads of pics from their first photo op — maybe tomorrow!  😉   In the meantime, here’s aRead more

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Just a Few Reasons Why… We Love Our Chickens

Have you ever heard that chickens are the gateway drug to farming? At least, that’s how it was for me. When my dreams of farming were first forming, it seemed like the natural way to start – A few chickens.  You know, just enough to get a few eggs. Nothing crazy.  Not like twenty-something chickens. Oh,Read more