January Classes 2017

$5 off if you take both classes!  Two days to choose from. Soap Making Class Saturday, January 7th from 1 to 3 p.m.  Saturday, January 21st from 1 to 3 p.m. Heleene’s House 103 Mercury Ct. Mukwonago, WI 53149 The cost of the soap making class is $30 and you will get hands on experience…

Annual Christmas Tea Party 2016

Last year’s Christmas Tea was such a blast we decided we were going to double down this year!  You can join us for tea and munchies either Saturday or Sunday on opening weekend of deer season,  Nov. 19th and 20th.  Drop in between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.  While it’s a fun event for women…

Soap Making Classes

See CLASSES in menu for upcoming dates Heleene’s House 103 Mercury Ct. Mukwonago, WI 53149 The price is $30 as usual and you will get hands on experience making cold process Goat’s Milk Soap.  You’ll receive instructions and recipes so you can make soap at home. Call or text Heleene to reserve your space at…

Fromage de Chevre 101 — Goat Cheese the French Way

You can have an intimate peek at making goat cheese on the farm with Heleene and Green’s Friendship Acres. The cost is $145.  You’ll get a photographic tour of the dairy goat industry in France, make and sample goat cheese and the Russian probiotic Kefir, a drinkable yogurt.  And you’ll get instructions and recipes to…

Bath Teas

We’re trying something new to add to our selection of bath products.  They’re called Bath Teas or Bath Sachets and they’re filled with botanical ingredients and wonderful things for the skin.  We love our tea parties here at Friendship Acres, so naturally we like to call them bath teas.  Just pop one of these tea…

Calendar

  Dousman Farmer’s Market Select Wednesdays from 2 to 6 p.m. May 2nd, 9th and 30th June 13th and 27th July 11th and 25th August 15th September 5th and 19th October 17th Dousman Village Hall Parking Lot 118 S. Main St. Dousman, WI Enjoy an afternoon of shopping among stalls of farmers and makers.  Check…

Farm Fair & Ice Cream Social 2016

We are so excited to add this event.  We’ll have our goats and our soap booth at the Elegant Farmer’s Old Fashioned Farm Fair & Ice Cream Social.  If you aren’t familiar with the Elegant Farmer, it’s a Mukwonago and Waukesha County institution.  They’ve had numerous awards and their apple pie baked in a paper…

Our Botanical Kitchen Garden

This summer we spent some time rehabbing a spot near the kitchen door where an old evergreen shrub had been.  Heleene spent a good deal of time weeding and prepping this spot, but we also decided to add a number of raised boxes full of new dirt and our very own goat compost too.  We…

June Classes

$5 off if you take both classes! BRAND NEW CLASS:  Saturday, June 25 from noon to 1 p.m., 2016 Bath Bombs and Lotion Bars Heleene’s House 103 Mercury Ct. Mukwonago, WI 53149 The price for this new class is only $20 and we’ll be making our popular fizzing bath bombs and our wonderful lotion bars. …

Green Market 2016

We’re all ready for the Wales Green Market on June 4th with fresh batches of coffee, calendula, lavender and oatmeal soap.  We’ve whipped a big batch of our fizzy bath salts to go in some lovely new bottles and we just made another batch of our popular bath bombs. Nothing says Green Market like Green’s…

Exploring The World

Two more does have given birth at Green’s Friendship Acres.  Here our newest female kids get a chance to check out a warm afternoon outside.  The spotted twins are called Heavenly and Hungry (whose name is well-earned).  Our beautiful brown kid is Honeysuckle.  Honeysuckle explored just a little before coming back to us to be…

April Class 2016

NEXT CLASS:  Saturday, April 30 from 1 to 3 p.m. Heleene’s House 103 Mercury Ct. Mukwonago, WI 53149 The price is $30 as usual and you will get hands on experience making cold process Goat’s Milk Soap.  You’ll receive instructions and a recipe so you can make soap at home. Call or text Heleene at…