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Blue Orpingtons at 7 Weeks Old

It took them a few days in their new accommodation before they wanted to go outside, but they eventually got the hang of it.  They also tuck themselves in at night just after sunset, which is hugely convenient.  18 more words

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Equine Study: One Horse at a Time

© Anna Katherine Oates, 2015, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

This “one horse at a time” is my horse, as are most my horse pictures, but I can’t help that much. 25 more words


Spring, spring, spring!!!

Has definitely sprung!  I do believe we are in need of getting our garden spot plowed up this week!  We’re running out of table space…. 57 more words


The Noisy Visitors

“The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.”
~  Ralph Waldo Emerson

All last night we were serenaded with the thumping and screeching of possums running along our tin roof and jumping noisily into the adjoining trees here at our little farm.

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Claassen Chicks

Oh chickens… where do I begin?

Well, on Spring Break we lost Flower, Livie’s hen.  Then, about a week later we lost Bobo, Claire’s hen.  We decided it must be an owl.  141 more words


Work-Life-Farm Balance

Oh hello there, long time no see…

Things have exponentially gotten busier around these parts as spring has officially sprung (thank god). I started a job in town 2 weeks ago and we are in the throes of dealing with this new concept we like to call work-life-farm balance. 709 more words

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Meet the Sheep -- Part 2

Dona took all the photos in the previous posts (this one too) because I was in the shop most of the day. Here are a few that I took when I made quick trips to the barn. 179 more words

Jacob Sheep