One thing about the side by side… when a calf needs to return to its momma… It works perfectly! Caught, hobbled with bungee cords, and whisked back 1.5 miles… with Lucas kicked into the front seat! I drove around, looking … Continue reading

New Pasture

I’m having a rough time with my internet at night, connecting, not connected, saving, re-establishing connection… so I’m blogging in the morning, hence, the late posting time! Yesterday, the guys decided to move one cow herd out to another pasture… … Continue reading

Kids and Calves

There’s a lot of suction power from a calf, and this one keeps sucking the bottle lower and lower! The girls are petting the soft hair… It doesn’t take long to drink a bottle! Lorelei barely made it in time … Continue reading

Cool Doe

I thought I’d share this photo I took… It’s of a young mule deer doe, out of last year’s crop of fawns. Now, she’s not an albino – that’s obvious – but she’s definitely much lighter than her herdmates.  A … Continue reading

Dirt and Mess

Victoria’s visit was short and she left after lunch… The boys’ morning was spent digging in a dirt pile with cousins.  I tried to teach some finer points of rammed earth castle building, but I’m not sure if it sank … Continue reading