Monthly Archives: April 2015

Glorious Day

Today was a good one. The weather was great, I was able to be outside, and I was productive. My mom came over for a few hours so I could take advantage of the weather. I first tamped all the … Continue reading

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Problems with Field Fence and Small Sheep

My son went to check for eggs and came back in the house in a panic. The Twins had gotten out. Boots had done this the first day he was born, but not since.  They are still pretty little but … Continue reading

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I Built a…. Box?

Last Friday came and by the time I realized it was the day our chicks were scheduled to be delivered it was already evening and the feed store was closed.  Saturday was so busy I forgot, and they were closed … Continue reading

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One Set of Trees has Been Planted

I have been fretting about getting the rest of the spruce trees planted.  I probably wouldn’t have had time this weekend, and I wanted to get them in the ground ASAP.  As I mentioned I ordered 200 trees last fall, … Continue reading

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Birth Video

This is the video of the second lamb being born. As with all births, it’s a little messy. You have been warned. After he was born the other sheep got curious and came over to see what was going on, … Continue reading

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Twins!

I may not have been right about much of anything related to sheep births this year, but I got this one. Pebbles was looking big, and had started to walk a little strange the last few days. This afternoon when … Continue reading

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Beyond Blessed, and a Name has been Chosen

I am blessed in more ways than I can count. One way that was evident this weekend was when our amazing friends came over for our inaugural Homestead Harvesters gardening day. With the fruit shipment and all of the spruce … Continue reading

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I Am No Sheep OB/GYN

As I shared in earlier posts, I have twice believed that we have passed the point at which more baby sheep could be born. This belief was based on when George died. Being wrong twice vexed me, so I looked … Continue reading

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Unbelievably Exciting Morning

Whoa nelly we have had a doozy of a morning!  The craziness started when I went outside to mark where I wanted a load of topsoil dropped.  As I walked past the sheep pen I had to do a double … Continue reading

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Drowning in Plants

I ordered fruit trees, nut trees, grape vines, berry plants, and some landscaping plants last fall to be delivered this spring.  Originally they were to be delivered in the middle of March.  I figured that wouldn’t work as the ground … Continue reading

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