Halfway through August

August has been full steam ahead.  There's been comings and goings of all sorts.  Is August the comings and goings month?  It might be. Chalkboard: Upcoming - September 9, Fred DePaul & Farmer Tam(me) - Shearing School September 16, Shearing…

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December Eleventh and Twelfth

December Eleventh: 40s, sunny. Finished washing mohair, set to dry. Argyll is still loose. Lots of paddock clean-up. Threw down 7 bales of hay from the balcony. Thimble scoots along with everyone, but her lameness appears to be worsening. Moved…

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December Seventh and Eighth, Ninth and Tenth

December Seventh: Animals were in super duper shape.  Observed sheep for some time.  Custer is mating with Charlotte and Mary, still, so they must still be in estrus.  He's a bit at odds because his harness straps are dragging and…

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December Third

December Third:  Woke up at 4:30 a.m., terrible headache.   Mid 30s, pouring rain. Getting away with a mild beginning of December. Got up and knit for a bit, made coffee and fed dogs, took some Excedrin, climbed into bed…

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