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3+1 = 2+2

Wanna know how to get a ewe to adopt another ewe’s lamb? Go on you know you do ……

At 6am this morning I got up to check on the lambs and found that one ewe had just had triplet ram lambs. 498 more words


The Rejected Lamb

The two lambs have names – the lamb below is called Prince – he has little black boots and loves to dance – no really he dances a lot, even though he doesn’t have much to dance about. 600 more words


5am lambs

At 5am this morning James checked on the expectant ewes before he went to work and there were two newly-born lambs. I leapt out of bed and went to sit with them for an hour – trying to encourage them to get some colostrum. 143 more words



“The end justifies the means. But what if there never is an end? All we have is means.”
― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Lathe of Heaven… 194 more words


Lambing Live at Shottisham Campsite

I am spending what seems to be an unseemly amount of time on my knees behind my sheep peering at their rear ends. No, don’t even go there ….. 279 more words


Year One: New Library Director Challenges

Last December, I was promoted to library director at my hometown library.

I started as a page before being promoted to librarian assistant, and then worked as the reference librarian and technology manager. 637 more words

Organizational Health

Rather Safe than Sorry

I have been considering whether to post this blog or not all week. Normally, I can throw a couple hundred words on a page without even thinking about it, but this was such a traumatic experience, that left me reeling, but yet I have nothing to show for it. 808 more words

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