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God’s Will Leads Us With Surprises
Shortly after my last posting – we had a serious Winter Ice Storm that came through to rattle everyone. I was so close to surviving that one. Only days away from the warmer temps arriving with sunshine. I’d finished up … Continue reading
A New “Moo” Goin’ On Around Here
I think I must have been a bear in a past life. When it comes to Winter… all I wanna do is dig a hole – make a nest – crawl inside – and wait it out! It’s been a … Continue reading
Posted in Good News!, N40's Anna Maria Tagged Bovine Pregnancy, Cattle, Cows, Dexter Cattle, Dexter Heifers 1 Comment
If you’re reading this posting today… You are witnessing a solid return to sanity! Yes. Yes! YES! Ohhhh, YESSS!!! We have embarked on our very first day of kicking Graveyard Shift to the curb! And of course it means I … Continue reading
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Short Girls Fitting In Just Nicely!
It’s been 2 weeks since Beatrice and Helena arrived here. And I must say – they seem to have taken to sharing the paddock with Miss Anna quite well! There have been times when we’ve looked out and found them … Continue reading
Our Dexter Family Just Grew – Again!
Meet Beatrice and Helena! They arrived just last night. And we are so tickled to have them come live with us! Both girls are Irish Dexters. Both have been tested and confirmed to be Positive for Chondro Dysplasia – a … Continue reading
Posted in Good News!, Misc., Preparing For New Arrivals, Yearly Accomplishments Tagged Cattle, Cows, Dexter Cattle 11 Comments
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
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
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
Posted in Aon, Good News!, PF No Foolin' April, PF Patriot's Cora, Seamus, What We've Learned, Yearly Accomplishments Tagged Cattle, Cows, Dexter Cattle, Irish Dexter Cattle 1 Comment
Meet Our Herdsire’s Very First Progeny!
Meet Aon (Irish spelling for ‘Ian’) !! Born 5-15-2014 Sire – FF Freedom’s Artist Dam – PF No Foolin’ April He is absolutely precious! Aon weighed only 45 lbs. at birth. He’s red in color, and looks sooo much like … Continue reading
Two Days Apart!
** Warning: Graphic Photo Below The weather was so gorgeous yesterday – after all that massive rain that stole 2 days from us. While Cora and Storm were content inside their stalls – Patty decided she’d had enough and wanted … Continue reading
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