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Dare I say..I think it's spring...???
Tuesday, April 19, 2011      7 comments

Hi..we had a beautiful spring day today :) Nothing like nice weather to lift spirits. We had 3 more calves today so winding down nicely...took the books to the Canada we have till April 30 to do taxes so its not totally last min... Read more
7 days without Sparking makes one weak....
Monday, April 18, 2011      7 comments

Hi..I'm back again after a very hectic week...recovered after the birthday party for my 2 best friends, got everything ready for early Easter, went to neighbors farm auction sale, had company for the whole weekend, visited the triplets, had earl... Read more
Another couple calves today....
Wednesday, April 13, 2011      5 comments was a busy day..I quadded the main herd this afternoon and then walked out minerals to them. Spent the rest of the afternoon helping hubby put the loader back together and back onto the tractor :) Been getting ready for the birth... Read more
Hi..home from Weyburn...
Monday, April 11, 2011      1 comments

Hi..we were able to both head off to the city for the afternoon, the calving has slowed down a bit..we have around 110 calves about 27 or so left to go.. The cow is taking her adopted calf..just really loves to kick hubby in the knee..the ... Read more
Lost a calf last night...
Sunday, April 10, 2011      4 comments

Hi.when I went out to take the 11 pm check last night a cow had just calved and her calf was had died before it was born since the cord was detached and was decomposing's always sad to lose them. This morning we went out an... Read more
Walked the fence around a small pasture...
Saturday, April 09, 2011      5 comments's 3 mini goals.. Nutrition..added a spinach salad for lunch..drank more water.. Active living..walked about 2 miles around a small pasture to check fence and see if we can move the cow calf pairs to a larger place..I found ab... Read more
3 More calves..3 more mini goals...
Friday, April 08, 2011      4 comments

Hi.. Today's 3 mini goals.. nutrition..had homemade veggie soup for lunch.. active living..chores and walking and chores... self care...Sparkin', read in magazines, connect with family and friends..trip to town for supplies.... Read more
Today's 3 mini goals...
Friday, April 08, 2011      0 comments

Hi...things are falling apart bad here....wish me strength to get through this... Today's 3 mini goals Nutrition..made a pot of homemade veggie soup for dinner and more meals to come.. Active living..chores..chores and more chores... Read more
101 calves...
Thursday, April 07, 2011      8 comments

Hi..I spent most of the day helping with cattle and went to town for supplies and had lunch out. I'm doing 3 small daily goals Nutrition Active Living Self Care.. and borrowing Bigbadmommabear for my drill sergeant... So toda... Read more
Tuesday, April 05, 2011      6 comments

Hi..I've missed you all so much..It's been hell here and I need to find my way back. I'm not coping very well...too much work, too much winter, too much stress. I'm having a family crisis and helping a family member struggle with depression has... Read more
38 calves so far...
Monday, March 21, 2011      6 comments

Hi..I missed blogging yesterday so I might as well blog 2 times tonight :) First I posted some pics of the babies..we're up to 38 calves so far..we had 5 calves yesterday and 4 today.. It's supposed to be spring but we woke up to snow!! ... Read more
Pictures of the calves....
Sunday, March 20, 2011      10 comments

Hi..I finally took some pics of the babies..will blog later... ... Read more
Hi..we have 29 calves now..dang forgot my camera again!!!
Friday, March 18, 2011      4 comments

Yesterday was a quick trip to the city to get some supplies for hubby..he phoned all the places to make sure they had what he needed and I was frustrated at two of the places ..when I got there they didn't have the stuff!! Canadian Tire had 2 c... Read more
Spoke too soon about one calf yesterday!!
Thursday, March 17, 2011      7 comments

Hi..after I was done blogging last night I went out for the 11 pm check and 2 cows had twins!! Off to get hubby to help put them in the barn...cold again last night and today with a definitely un-spring -like wind and a bit of snow flurries!! ... Read more
Only one new calf today...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011      7 comments

Hi..just a quick blog..we had 5 calves yesterday and only one so far today...we did lots of chores and moved a bunch of gates and panels around to make new pens..definitely weight lifting!! Also chopped some ice to speed some melting... It's be... Read more

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