Yesterday and today, with some odd stuff thrown in

I never got around to making a new post yesterday, so I'll start with what I intended to write, yesterday! While doing my morning rounds, I noticed the step ladder we'd left leaning against the storage building was no longer there. So I trudged my way through the snow, dug it out of where it … Continue reading Yesterday and today, with some odd stuff thrown in

Happy kitties, not so happy washing machine, and awesome customer service

I'm happy to say the kibble shelter set up seems to be working just fine! I found one of the food containers under the kibble house this morning. I was able to reach it to get it out, but even if it had got pushed back further, that's okay, since the floor boards can be … Continue reading Happy kitties, not so happy washing machine, and awesome customer service

Frosted carnage, and we’re back to 1 1/2

After seeing how great the sunflowers did, after last night's first frost, it was time to see how the squash beds looked after a day of relative warmth. You can see how all the leaves that got hit with frost have shriveled and darkened. There is some hope, though... For many (not all) of the … Continue reading Frosted carnage, and we’re back to 1 1/2

Morning

One of the things I'm appreciating about doing my morning rounds earlier, is our longer days. Along with the increased light is the increased critter activity. Along with my feline followers, I was hearing all kinds of cranes and Canada geese calling. Sometimes, I can see the geese out in the pasture behind the barn, … Continue reading Morning