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Painting Cows

I love painting cows.

This jersey cow was my first attempt, she reminds me and my family of Cammie, our beloved cow growing up.

My husband and I both grew up on farms with cattle, so it was only natural that I started painting them. 152 more words

Formally meet the guinea pigs

Since August of last year I have had guinea pigs. It’s a long story how it all started. I did do a blog post when they first arrived. 758 more words


Sonny and Cher

My big man baby has a cold, so I put him down for a nap. I’ve got the house all to myself with peace and quiet. 899 more words


You're gunna miss this!

This past weekend my husband and I packed up our three kids and headed over the mountain for the annual Washington State Holstein Convention.   This year’s event was held at the Bellevue Hyatt, a gorgeous hotel, located in the midst of a tonne of amazing places to dine and shop.   1,049 more words

Little People

'Twas the Night Before Christmas at Fairmont Farm

Edited from Clement Clarke Moore’s Original

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the barns
It’s business as usual, on a dairy farm;

The stockings were hung by the parlor with care, 513 more words


AFE Students Visit University of New Hampshire's Fairchild Dairy and Organic Research Farms

by Kathleen Nay

On Saturday, October 22, students from the Fundamentals of U.S. Agriculture and Agriculture, Science and Policy II classes visited two dairy farms at the University of New Hampshire. 859 more words


Meet the commercial cow challenger

Every cow is beautiful in her own way. Strong and dignified, yet warm and nurturing, it’s hard not to fall in love. But some cows are just more beautiful than others. 355 more words