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Happy Sunday!!!
Monday, March 26, 2012      5 comments

Hi..we have 44 calves now..and I had a bit of a more restful day....was able to do a bit of housework this afternoon... Last night I took the one a.m. check and there was one calf born then and 2 more today...I helped with chores this morni... Read more
41 calves now..
Sunday, March 25, 2012      6 comments

Hi..we had 4 calves so far today so we are up to 41...had a very busy morning of tagging and treating and turning out pairs..we had a late lunch..soup and sandwich...I thawed out some homemade veggie soup and I finished up the rye bread with a t... Read more
More calves...
Saturday, March 24, 2012      3 comments

Hi..the cold snap really brought on the calves..must be the low pressure...last night we had 2 more before midnight , one at 1 am and one more at 5 am... sleeping is so over rated...haha.. I slept in until 8 am and hubby is catching a morn... Read more
We now have 35 calves...
Friday, March 23, 2012      7 comments

Hi..thanks to 4 calves yesterday and 6 today we now have 35 calves....last night I took the midnight check and there was a cow calving so hubby said he'd stay up for an hour and then check on her..well her calf was backwards and she was having t... Read more
Hi..just home from visiting friends...
Friday, March 23, 2012      3 comments

Hi..I just got home from spending the evening with friends...hubby stayed home as he is feeling worse..fever and chills, running eyes, nose and ears and coughing and sneezing..he also aches all over and holds his head alot..hope he's better soon... Read more
Tiring day...
Thursday, March 22, 2012      5 comments

Hi..we turned out cow calf pairs today to a small dry pasture and boy was that a lot of work.. Hubby shredded bales first for the cows to calve and the heifer calves that are replacements..I did a bit of house work and rode my bike..then a... Read more
3 more calves today..
Wednesday, March 21, 2012      7 comments

Hi..I was up bright and early and off to Weyburn for my day of errands..9 am oil change and truck recall..they said it woud take 2 hours so FIL came over and picked me up and I went to their place for coffee..then I started the rest of the erran... Read more
Happy Monday everyone...
Monday, March 19, 2012      6 comments

Hi..we're having a wicked wind again today but the snowstorm has stayed on the west side of the province..for now.. Tomorrow I have to go to Weyburn for an appointment for the truck for an oil change and they need to check about a recall..... Read more
Just one calf today..
Monday, March 19, 2012      3 comments

Hi...this calving is really slow this year..usually it picks up by now...must be waiting for a snow storm..haha!! Today I did some housework catch ups and laundry..visited on the phone, rode my x bike, helped with chores, cleaned up some in... Read more
Happy St Patrick's Day!!!
Saturday, March 17, 2012      2 comments

Hi..everyone :) Hope you're all having the best St. Pat's Day ever :) We had another calf last night when I took the midnight check..son's cow calved. We had one other calf today is all and son's calf got stepped on by other cows and died... Read more
The Spring Challenge starts tomorrow..go Starfish!!
Friday, March 16, 2012      3 comments

Hi..just a quick's been another busy day..chores, bike, 2 more calves...we also went to Plentywood Montana for their Farm Expo for a few hours...then did a bit of shopping and then home for more chores and supper. There was too muc... Read more
Just one calf today...
Friday, March 16, 2012      4 comments

Hi..I helped treat and tag some of the calves today and helped with the chores and brought the herds in for evening..a nice walk..and then forked hay for the 5 bulls. I got my 30 minutes on the x bike today and then did some ST...reading...... Read more
Had 2 more calves today..
Thursday, March 15, 2012      3 comments

Hi we had 2 more calves today, but the other twin didn't make's always sad to lose them... I went out and picked up all the blown around stuff from last night's wind storm this morning...several pieces of tin for doing the back of th... Read more
Time to post the 5% challenge commitment...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      3 comments

Hi..this was supposed to be done days ago but it's been so busy here... I'm signed up for the Spring 5% challenge and I'm a starfish again!! I loved the winter challenge (my first time) I met so many fun people!! Time to catch up on t... Read more
We have 14 calves now...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      4 comments

Hi..we had a calf last night and five today...things are picking up..except one of the cows today had twins and one didn't make it..we had to help her and the first calf was born dead..the second one is weak and may not make it. I fed her a bot... Read more

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