Author Archives: My Morning's Heart

Progress on the Bedroom for The Man of The House

Sometimes… the hardest work doesn’t look like you’ve done anything at all.  This is 1 of 2 posts that had to be moved today.  This particular post was a booger.  It was like trying to fit my butt into a … Continue reading

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Update on Ealaiontoir’s Seamus – Our Bull Calf for Sale

As of today – halter training has been going wonderful!  Seamus is learning how to behave while tied.  We are now working on smaller issues – such as standing still when told to stop walking.  One thing that’s helped quite … Continue reading

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New Bedroom for The Man of The House

A wish is coming true for me!  Construction began September 16th – on a new bedroom for Artist.  I’m so excited for him!  It’s good size – 18’x18’.   It felt so wonderful to see those first posts go in!  … Continue reading

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Irish Dexter Home-school Time at Our House!

I can’t tell you how many shots I had to trash, just to get this one.  And it’s rough!   Lately – it is a fight to take photos of Aon.  He won’t stand still – comes to me wherever … Continue reading

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Weaning Time… Uuuuggghhh!

  Weaning our calves began 4 days ago.  And I’m… fairly sure we’ve managed to tick off a few neighbors.  But things could be much worse. We could have 50 calves and Dams trying to wake the dead – instead … Continue reading

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It’s No Wonder That I Avoid Video Games

I must say… it’s been a wild year for us during this year’s spring calving season.  I thank God, for giving me the fortitude to keep records.  And every year – so far – we are learning that – the … Continue reading

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Friends ‘Til The End – Together For The First Time!

We’d administered the last dose of Spectramast into Cora’s front right udder quarter on Monday evening.  I just couldn’t take another moment of guilt.  She’d been stuck in the confines of that little yard and the barn for way too … Continue reading

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Benefits of a Dreaded Cull in a Small Herd

When Cora came to live with us in October, 2012 – she arrived with a red bull calf at her side (her first) and confirmed pregnant, due to drop her 2nd calf in early May, 2013.  But – she also … Continue reading

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Surprises… Bad – Good – and Thank You, Lord Jesus!

Miss Cora has become a Teacher’s Lesson Plan book for us.  And we’re the students.  Trust me!  I keep telling everyone we are green as goose poop.  But she’s doing all she can to knock that out of us.  😉 … Continue reading

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Meet Seamus!

Dam – PF Patriot’s Cora Sire – FF Freedom’s Artist Well… my suspicions held correct.  We missed Cora’s Hot Heat in the month of August, 2013.  Little Seamus was born June 6, 2014… and not so little! This makes for … Continue reading

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