Category Archives: Around the Farm

A Well Planted Pot

I’ve always loved the lush abundance of a well planted pot alive with colorful flowers and vines dripping over the edges.  You see them in greenhouses, often with hefty price tags.  I decided this year to plant up my own … Continue reading

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May Showers

Last night was filled with lightening flashing through my bedroom windows, thunder and hard rain.  I hardly slept.  It was also very muggy and I would awaken to a quiet night, open the window, get back into bed and fall … Continue reading

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Random Foto Friday

Welcome to Random Foto Friday where I share my favorite moments from around the farm this week.  Today’s post is a day late as yesterday was shearing day for our alpacas.  Thanks to Pete and his team from Top Knot Shearing for … Continue reading

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Two Men and a Rototiller

I’m so grateful for my husband, Brian, and our friend Greg who used pick ax, shovel and rototiller to prepare my garden for this year’s vegetable bonanza.  Remember what it looked like before?

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Random Foto Friday

Welcome to Random Foto Friday where I share my favorite moments from around the farm this week.  It has been a harrowing week with the freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall creating a dire situation for migrating birds, especially Robins, who are … Continue reading

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Wild Birds and Robins

I am literally physically and emotionally sick over the dire situation our migratory birds, including Robins, are in.  With the freezing temperatures and snow cover Robins particularly are at risk because they can’t forage for worms and insects.  They are … Continue reading

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Random Foto Friday

Welcome to Random Foto Friday where I share some of my favorite moments from around the farm this week.  Hope your week was good and that you have a wonderful Easter weekend!

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Eggstra Eggstra!

We enjoyed a beautiful sunset on the farm last night.  Heavy sigh . . .  You just can’t buy this kind of beauty in a store. I love this time of year when the light is on longer and the … Continue reading

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Random Foto Friday

Welcome to Random Foto Friday where I share some of my favorite moments from around the farm this week.  As luck would have it (or not), Brian was home today and snapped a few fotos of me in my finest … Continue reading

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Happy First Day of Spring!

We’re finally here.  The first day of spring!  It’s a chilly one today with the wind blowing at 6mph from the north.  You wouldn’t think it would make that much difference at that speed, but it does.  Brrrrrr . . … Continue reading

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