Mamma keeping an eye on things… while her calf is being branded. When you’re four… it’s more fun to crawl through the gate (multiple times, actually), than to have it opened for you! D.  owns the herd Brandon leases from.  … Continue reading


Making progress here.  Went to work today and survived, though I didn’t physically work very hard.  We’re still reorganizing the offices, so I sorted drawers and pitched old manuals for old computers and exciting “junk” that seems to pile up. … Continue reading

I Kid You Not

I don’t miss many posts… but, holy cow, I’ve lost track of days with this stomach bug. It was nasty!  Beyond nasty.  Way beyond nasty. I woke up with it Sunday morning, the day we were going to brand after … Continue reading

#TBT: Long Gone

Today’s #tbt picture is from the 1980’s… The thing that stood out to me besides the neighbor’s Hereford cattle, was the barn.  This barn now is nothing but a few bottom boards.  It slowly collapsed in over the years, weighed … Continue reading