Orphan Calf The calf didn’t make it. It failed to regained its sucking urge enough to handle the bottle in spite of whole bag of Lactated Ringers and tube feeding. Bummer yes, but not a huge surprise. My headache will go away, Bet’s watching Australian girls who are dumber farmers than us and laughin’, and … Continue reading
Whew, boy howdy, this is not as easy an assignment as it would appear. Fishing_Guy, you must be joking, right? I’m sure that Mac, Darla, Gail’s Man, can come up with wonderful concise but all encompassing pictures and quickly decide which shot says it all, but I’m supposed to put it all in one picture? What makes … Continue reading
Welcome back for more tour of Vicktory Farm & Gardens! Didn’t mean to let nearly a year go by. Today we will be strolling in the Barn Garden and talking water and weather, hope you wore your boots. Anna could run to the kitchen and get some bread sacks to go over your shoes but … Continue reading
Did it rain a little the last couple of days? This is a walkway, not a pond. I know we don’t have nearly the rain trouble here at Vicktory Farm and Gardens that some others in the state do. I know that a swamped walkway and a water covered pumpkin patch and some soggy chickens … Continue reading
No time to sit around. Which is probably a good thing considering the state of the weeds around and under this bench. I love irises.
Rank weed growth. That is what I came home to. I was already far behind in my gardening efforts because of the Romantic Influenza, okay and who I am, add to that 8 days actually gone, one day packing, one day baking, and there were just to many weeds and mayhem for my mind to … Continue reading
Argh. Okay, you have probably surmised from previous posts that I am subject to confusion. I don’t mind weeds. In fact, sometimes I cultivate herbage that most people would consider weeds. But in certain places I can’t handle them. In some places instead of delight and wonderment they cause irritation, frustration and mild depression. As … Continue reading
You know sometimes I’m just not sure who I am. Like today, I had finally had it with the weeds in the driveway. Driveways should either look like a country lane or be impeccably free of weeds. Even though I live on a farm and my driveway is pretty long it will never be a … Continue reading