Category Archives: Seasons

Winter’s Gift

The winter was very hard on the deer this winter. Many came next to our house for food and shelter. Today I found a gift of two perfect antlers from a six point buck.

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Fall – Time For Sheep & Fiber Festivals

Cooler weather and the change of seasons makes me think of knitted wooly things. I start to think of knitting and weaving woolen garments. Here are a few photos of fall and wooly things.

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My sheep have been fleeced!

So many things have happened in the last month on the farm. First the sheep were shorn a few weeks ago without too much fanfare. I can get used to it. No sheep escaped and no one got hurt or cut, … Continue reading

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The Jersey Shore – Seaside Heights Boardwalk

This summer we did not travel much this past year but have started taking day trips around the area. Since Bob got a new camera, I was upgraded to a Canon EOS 1D Mark 4. Not to shabby but there … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer and Spinning Tales

Do you know where the term the ” dog days of summer” originated? When I was younger I thought it was because it was too hot to move and would imagine a dog finding a cool spot to sleep. Turns … Continue reading

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Too hot to handle

The lazy days of summer are upon us. The temperatures have been hovering over 90 degrees for several days and will stay there for the next week. I have a hard time sitting still normally but I am learning to … Continue reading

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Shear Delight – Shearing Day is Almost Here! March 10, 2012

Hi folks, Shearing day is only a week away. We are scheduled to start on March 10 around 9 AM. Our shearer Tom Horton is fast so get here early or you will miss it. Space is limited so please call … Continue reading

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Looking back on 2011

Christmas day is winding down giving us time to reflect on the past year. It was a good year for us and we have a lot to be thankful for. My sister and I have decided to forgo exchanging gifts for … Continue reading

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Changing Seasons

What I love about living in this part of the world is the changing seasons. Today was the first day that felt like fall. I worked in the yard raking leaves and even attended a local soccer game. The horses … Continue reading

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