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For Love of the Farrier... (or, when you're married to a Farrier)

I met the love of my life at twenty-three. I was working for my family’s company, recently back home after a three-month stint in Maine as a camp counselor (where I served as chief llama mama). 1,147 more words


At the beginning of a new year I ask the Lord to give me a word.  A word that will be my theme, if you will, for that year.   510 more words

The Kids' Bedroom

We’ve been living here at the ranch for about two months now. I suddenly realized I haven’t shared any photos of the interior except for the kitchen, so today the easiest room to clean up for a photo was the kids’ bedroom-surprise, surprise. 253 more words

House Building


This is Edie.  When she was rescued by Southeast Llama Rescue, she was already older, into her teens.  Her life had not been easy.  She wasn’t treated well until her first rescuer brought her home.  1,617 more words

If You Leave, I Will Wait!

JJ went to move the old cows and decided to take the older dogs since it was a quick trail.

Jipsey did not think to highly on this matter. 32 more words

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Warm Glow

Have you ever gotten one of those Christmas cards showing a house surrounded by snow? The windows are lighted and you feel like you are standing in the distance looking in. 233 more words


Blame the cat, not the cat lady.

Now, you all know I’m an animal lover, so I don’t think I need to really go much further to explain that if I could take all the stray dogs in the world with me on a walk, then I would do it. 1,134 more words