Category Archives: Farm animals

Good Bye to Ed, Suny, and Charles

It’s that time of the year again when we take a look at our cattle and see who we can keep for the summer and who will have to leave.  Well we’ve been talking about getting rid of Ed for sometime and … Continue reading

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Our new kitchen decoration – Big Cows!

It takes a long time for me to figure out just exactly what I wanted on our kitchen wall and after about a year to think about it, I finally knew just what that should be.  With the walls with … Continue reading

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Meet our new baby – Bandit

Now everyone knows that I like our cows. OK, I really Love our cows and when Daryl said that Scarlet needed to go into the barn because she was getting close to having her calf – well I couldn’t be … Continue reading

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One of two of my least favorite days

Today is one of my two least favorite days. Why? Well it’s daylight savings day of course.  So I’m trying to stay a little more positive this year and not to be so crabby about the whole thing. Well I’m … Continue reading

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Winter in Iowa

The weather has not been the best lately but I guess it’s winter in  Iowa. It’s been snowing and a cold north wind has been blowing through and when the sun shines you just kind of look out the window a lot and smile … Continue reading

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Farm Animals

I’ve been so busy making soap lately, that I decided that I better check on my chickens. Daryl has been taking care of them these past few weeks, but I wanted to see how everyone was doing.  Now I couldn’t go … Continue reading

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Travel continues to be icy

It’s been one of the worst winters in a very long time with all the ice and rain that we’ve been having. I mean if someone doesn’t think that the weather has changed over the past 30 years, well I … Continue reading

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Our dogs

I’ve talked before on how our dogs just hate birds, and I mean HATE birds, so when I see the Bald Eagles flying around our farm this afternoon while I was making soap, well I just knew what I had … Continue reading

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A little bit of everything

This weekend was filled with getting some housework done, groceries, making soap, making bath fizzys, and a whole lot of other things.  One of the fun things that I had a chance to do was to hang out with Daryl in … Continue reading

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Where is the chicken feed?

Daryl said that he was going to pick up some chicken feed yesterday when he went to the farm store and when he came home I noticed a bunch of sacks in the back of the truck so I just … Continue reading

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