Tag: farming

ACROSS THE WAY

The cows across the way are healthy and happy. Manu and Poppy are together. Though we only have Manu’s nose so you are going to have to take my word for it. And back in the home barn.  And now I must away!  I…

THE TONGUE

Do you see it? That little full-to-the-brim milk tongue. 

RICH

One of our greatest talents is the ability to articulate joy.   We all have this talent – it is not rare thankfully.  Though fleeting in some lives. But just because it is a common talent, recognising joy, does not mean that it is of…

BLOWN AWAY

The wind is howling outside. It howled all yesterday too by the afternoon it was gale force and is holding. 

MOONING

Monday Morning. Hog delivery day. 

WILDCARD GARDEN

By the end of Autumn John usually has the glass house planted and producing but this year there have been interruptions to some of the familial rhythms.  So I decided to take the bull by the horns and plant a wild card garden. 

ALEX AND HER DAUGHTER

ALEX and her daughter go to their new home on the 10th of this month.  December already! In fact December 2nd. I am away on my travels in 15 sleeps. FIFTEEN!

FLIP SIDE

TIMA and Tane were so fascinated by the calf getting his little horns removed that they lined up like kids at a movie watching under the door.

SO IT IS

BALING Twine is my friend.  So it is. 

Weaned

After I had dropped the last visitors for this year at the railway station, I arrived home to find Molly in the midst of another breakout.