Archive for March, 2008

Lambs come in Droves

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

The lambs have started arriving. Frank said the first lambs arrived on Friday 3/28, with the arrival of 10, a set of quadruplets, and 3 sets of twins. There are some really beautiful babies - black and white, brown and white and just plain white. Frank has now converted the middle of […]

The squirrel drives Kaya crazy

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

This little red squirrel ran up the tree in the back yard. I think that it must enjoy teasing the dog. Anyway, Kaya began barking - and the squirrel just sat up in the tree, casually looking around like Kaya wasn’t even there. So, silly me, I think, I’ll go out and […]


Sunday, March 16th, 2008

Hey ya’ll!
It’s Rachael here on the farm. My mom told me to write a blog for her about what we did all day (allegedly saying to “help me to practice being a writer”).
Yesterday, my mom and I stayed in our pajammas until right before 11:00 a.m. because every once in awhile […]

The snow and the birds

Saturday, March 8th, 2008

It’s been wild here the last 2 days. It started snowing yesterday morning about 8:30, and has been snowing since. This morning when we went out - Frank to plow, and me to help shovel walkways, there was about 12 inches, and I think we’ve gotten about 3 more today. It’s absolutely […]