Friday’s Farm Fotos

guineas-preening

It’s been a while since I posted, so a few of my Friday Farm Fotos seemed like a good place to start. We’ve been having trouble with our internet connection, which is one reason (among many) that I haven’t been on here so much.  Yesterday the company finally sent someone to check the pole and […]

Update From The Farm

shetland sheep ewes

Time keeps on marching, and here we are in April!  Good Friday, with the Easter weekend coming up. Around here we don’t have anything special planned.  Some of the family, however, is spending Easter in Paris. That being my oldest son and his wife. Poor kids, all alone in Paris…. yeah, right! You’d think they […]

Friday’s Farm Fotos

picture of red dogwood blooms

Another quick post!  I’m trying to finish up the main part of a writing project today!  So here are a few pictures from around the farm this week. . . We are getting more and more iris blooms in the flower bed around the big oak tree in the front yard. At this time of […]

Friday’s Farm Fotos

picture of animals in field

Another week has slipped right by.  Spring is in residence most of the time, although old man winter rousts her out now and then for a light frost or some nippy weather.  But flowers are blooming and birds are nesting and the peacocks are screaming, so it must really be spring! I saw the first […]

Enough Snow Already!

picture of field and trees and snow

Last night we got more snow.  Nothing like the previous snowfall, but still.  This is the SOUTH, so …. ENOUGH SNOW ALREADY!!! Our Maremma sheepdog, Neffie, doesn’t look too thrilled with the snow. I agree with her. Granted, it’s just a light blanket of snow. . . The sheep don’t care about the snow, whether […]

Midnight Southern Snowstorm

picture of snowy sheep at night

It’s midnight here in the south, and the snow is falling thick and heavy. As you can see here, the snowflakes are fat and there are LOTS of them! Toby the Tough doesn’t mind a little snow and runs around all over the place.  Where I go, he goes. I tried shining a flashlight on […]

On the third day of Christmas. . .

picture of ewes with hats

On the third day of Christmas my true love sent to me . . . Three fat sheep! . Two Spitting Llamas .  The first day of Christmas! … And a Parrot on a Fairrryyyyy! . New Style, cost of 3 Shetland Sheep (average price): $750 Old (Classic) Style, cost of 3 French Hens: $30 New style […]