The old year is slipping by quickly! A time to look back and plan forward. This blog is not much past a year old, which means I can actually do this: make up a list of the top 10 most popular posts! The Re-Farmer Top 10 posts of 2018 Let's start with number 10. Baby, … Continue reading 2018’s Top Ten
Had to bundle up pretty good to do my rounds, today! While doing the cat food outside, I saw slick, creeping out of the bottom of the shelf outside the sun room. Then he just sat there. Watching. Waiting. It looks like he's got an angry expression on his face, but I think he's just … Continue reading A bit chilly out there!
Or should I say, pretty and silly.
Happy 6th day of Christmas! Things have not gone as planned, thanks to some rather unfortunate weather. We were supposed to go into the city for a family gathering yesterday. We drove maybe 5 minutes on the highway, before turning around and coming home. Blowing snow, icy roads, poor visibility... and knowing it would be … Continue reading Had a snow-down – and I won!
This male and female pine grosbeak pair on the frosty trees are like something off of a Christmas card!
Got two for you, today! We saw a whole bunch of movement out the window, and discovered it was Butterscotch, chasing Beep Beep. Beep Beep is a much better climber than Butterscotch, who never got more than a few feet off the ground. Beep Beep, on the other hand, is about 20-25 feet up, in … Continue reading Critter of the Day: Queen of the Trees!
Today, this 4th day of Christmas, came in bright, clear and bitterly cold! Part of my morning routine, after feeding the animals, is to switch out the memory card on the trail cam, which I've found I can't do with gloves or mitts on. It was -25C this morning, with a "feels like" of -32C. … Continue reading Brrr…
One of the joys of being able to take many pictures, very quickly, using a digital camera, is getting those split-second shots. This may well be the bleppiest of tongue bleps, I've ever managed to catch!
Happy third day of Christmas! It's been getting chilly out there lately, so I've been glad to be inside, as much as possible! Today was also "moving day." The set up we had in the master bedroom, since the hospital bed was delivered, wasn't working out well for my husband. So it was decided that … Continue reading Moving things
A super easy and quick recipe to share with you today. Warning: these are amazingly addictive! 😀 This recipe takes something I don't normally like - chewy toffee - and turns it into a delectable treat (that doesn't stick to my teeth!). Using semi-sweet dark chocolate chips and unsalted crackers helps keep the sweet and … Continue reading Cracker Toffee with Bacon Salt