It’s Quiet…

I went to the Mills Place yesterday to do a little painting.  Our new kitchen cabinets are almost totally installed (!) and since the day was going to be a dreary day of rain/snow mix, it seemed a good time … Continue reading

Motherhood – Pass/Fail

You get the privilege of watching motherhood in various forms out here. Cows and calves, does and fawns, mares and foals, goose and goslings, hens and chicks, ewes and lambs. Here, I have Elsa… a great mom… I help with … Continue reading

Guest Photographer

My youngest son received a digital camera for Christmas.  He took some good photos… so I thought I’d share them with you and give my camera a break. Today he and his older brother had the job of kicking the … Continue reading

Feeding Hay 201

For years we have fed on two different ranches… ours and the one we lease from a neighbor.  It helps keep cows/newborn calves separate, just in case someone gets ill and wants to spread it… plus it is easier on … Continue reading

Gathering Calves OOPE

Today it almost reached 40 degrees!  A 70 degree improvement over the other morning.  Gotta love Wyoming.  Since the weather was nice, we decided we’d better kick more calves up to the feed ground before the weather dropped off or … Continue reading