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Monthly Archives: September 2012
Road Testing The New Area Brings a Surprise
Dwayne and I turned Bruce and Artist out into the new area, yesterday, while we worked on another Hay bin for the first paddock. ( I’ll explain that one in a minute. ) It was easier to accomplish by getting … Continue reading
Only 8 More Days To Go!
Change is constant – and everywhere. It’s bigger than any of us. It happens. And it never needs our permission. The effect change has in our lives has an energy that takes two directions – Good and Bad. But there’s … Continue reading
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9 Days to Go!!
Artist is growing into his Manhood – fortunate to have a creative sense of thinking for finding – just about anything – to help him burn off the frustration! But there ya’ go. If ya’ need to give anybody Hell… … Continue reading
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Only 12 More Days To Go!
Only 12 days to go – before our latest additions to our Dexter family arrive here at our place! I’m becoming so excited! We’ve had brick walls try to construct themselves across our path and along the way. But we’ve … Continue reading
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Halters for Dexter Cattle
Halters are an issue for Dexter Cattle. Those found in the feed stores are conformed for standard-size cattle. And they’re not exactly ‘ willing participants ‘ when it comes to adjusting down for the conformation of Dexters. You’ll hear many … Continue reading
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Transporting Problem Solving
Preparing for transporting our 2 Cow/Calf Pairs met up with a snag earlier this week. We were hit with an unknowing surprise that Co-Op will not rent trailers for crossing over state borders – due to insurance issues. It’s been … Continue reading
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Calendars and ‘ Cow Wonders ‘
I’ve always been that kind of person that can handle knowing even the very worst of circumstances. It’s the – not knowing anything yet – that drives me bonkers. I’m known to be a ‘ problem solver ‘ – one … Continue reading
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Never Think Your Fencing Is Ever Finished!
This is part of the area where Artist and his Herd will be residing. It’s wide open at this time. But we have plans for planting more shade trees in the very near future. The Moms and Babies will be … Continue reading
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Sad Anniversary – Happy Anniversary – Our 10th
While September 11th is a day Dwayne and I will never forget – for so many reasons – this year marks a cornerstone for the two of us. 9-11-2012 marks the 10th year that Dwayne and I have shared as Husband and … Continue reading
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Shopping – YES!!
We went shopping today! I love Shopping – just like any female! Oh. But. This wasn’t the kind of Shopping most females enjoy. This was my kind of shopping! ( And she’s sittin’ at her desk… Bobble headin’. ) We … Continue reading
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