Tags » LaMancha Goats

Blustery Friday evening

Friday evening finally. The week has been a little bit of a challenge with the snow on the ground and the wind that has picked up. 119 more words

Weather

New kids on the block

And then there were 6.  Five doelings and one outnumbered buckling.  Got up this morning to go milk and heard a doe screaming in the barn (very melodramatic mama in labor).   162 more words

Invigorating, to say the least

The week has been full of what they were calling a “polar vortex” last year.  The term doesn’t seem to be as popular this winter, but it was a blast out of the arctic for sure. 246 more words

Farming

End of an era

I had every intention of writing this post early in the week. But it’s been a tough one. The arctic blast has been hitting us this week with minus zero temperatures, and some wind that would stop a truck. 205 more words

Farming

Sun and cleaning

Did I say sun? What a fantastic day! Sun and warm temperatures. Sigh. How good is that?

We had to go and get some hay today, and when we got home I spent the afternoon outside cleaning out feed troughs, water troughs, and whatever else needed to be scrubbed. 89 more words

Farming

Christmas Day 2014

I got to do chores without being wrapped up in foul weather gear this afternoon! We must have had at least 3″ of rain in the past 36 hours. 265 more words

LaMancha Goats

It's all about the light

Happy Solstice! Happy Hanukkah! We have had the shortest day of the year and the longest night, and now we are listening to the rain. Waiting already for the light. 264 more words

Weather