Category Archives: Yearly Accomplishments

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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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

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We Have Our Very First Baby!

*** Warning: – Very graphic photos in this posting. Yesterday was a day that went totally upside down from the moment of Crunch Time during a Full Moon. We’ve been waiting since April 23rd for Patty to drop her calf. … Continue reading

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Tweaking By The Hour?

We knew this day would come.  But we had our own vision of doing this out in a designated area of our hay pasture – at a later date. Just like the saying goes… “ Wanna see God laugh?  Make … Continue reading

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The Boss Grants a Stay of Execution

Hubs came home the other night from work with – ” an idea. ” I thought he’d read my posting about Bruce.  But indeed – he had not done so.  However – He shared his idea.  We talked.  We came up with … Continue reading

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