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Farm day with lots done!
Wednesday, June 17, 2015      4 comments

I started yesterday morning by picking up the temp fence in the animal farm side of the house, there was also some extension cords because I am working on Apache's corral area and shelter attached to her pasture. After picking up everything I s... Read more
Short sleep day
Monday, June 15, 2015      4 comments

I got home from errands after my 12 hour night shift late, it was almost noon I rushed to do chores and was in bed by 1 pm but that is way too late! By that time I had been up for 20 hours straight! I over slept the alarm tonight, was suppose... Read more
Finally the last night of work!
Sunday, June 14, 2015      6 comments

These weekends with 4 nights in a row are sure rough on the old body! I want to thank my sparkfamily for all the kind comments about my last post, I usually don't post negative sort of stuff but it was all piling up on me along with the constan... Read more
Stressful weekend at work and home.
Sunday, June 14, 2015      8 comments

My Dad has come to the ER 3 times in the last 24 hours with his head bleeding from the places that they excised the carcinomas. It is a very large area or rather 3 areas mostly on the left side and back of his head, the front one is about 4" lo... Read more
Been behind on the Blog thing-farm happenings
Friday, June 12, 2015      5 comments

It was such a crazy day on Wednesday and yesterday I started working my nights for the week that I didn't have time to blog! Wednesday I got in over 20 K steps with everything. I started by taking down a temp fence on one side of the house a... Read more
Nice day despite the rain!
Tuesday, June 09, 2015      4 comments

I got almost everything done today, except plant the pots, it was raining again today, I did work on fixing the coral area in Apaches pen but the rain drove me off. I decided to clean out a couple areas of the barn, so I cleaned the calf's stal... Read more
Great day for getting stuff done!
Monday, June 08, 2015      3 comments

I started today building a temp fence for the cows in the rain, I had to empty out my boots when I got done, but the cows were very happy and I will be very happy that they are mowing the lawn for me! Then chores, did a lot of clean up work... Read more
Maine Fiber Frolic
Sunday, June 07, 2015      3 comments

Had a great time at the fiber frolic yesterday! I met Joan in Lincoln about 7 am, several other cars went down too, so we had about 15 people from my spinning group there. The drive down was nice, we caught up with lots of things, I have misse... Read more
Farm in the spring!
Friday, June 05, 2015      4 comments

Well it is cold enough for spring! Yesterday I ran around like a mad women, planting things, got the herb garden all planted except dill I want to seed in. I planted basil, marjoram, rosemary, lemon grass, thyme (mine died this winter), lavend... Read more
Long day
Wednesday, June 03, 2015      4 comments

Didn't get home until after 1 today, so late sleep day, just got up and need to go walking for a half hour to get my steps in!... Read more
Some pictures from on Goldenrod Farm
Monday, June 01, 2015      8 comments

Here is the newest addition Little Ricky, he is settling in fine and is quite a cutie! I am thinking of getting the baby they have now also, his name is Fred and won't be weaned until Nov or Dec. ... Read more
Ricky is home and I am beat into the ground!
Saturday, May 30, 2015      6 comments

What a long ride! It was uneventful until I got to Bridgton, the directions to the farm were not very good. They said Ricky was shy but when I went into the pen he came right to me, took a treat from my hand and held still while I put a halter... Read more
All set to bring Ricky home tomorrow!
Friday, May 29, 2015      5 comments

We all finally connected and I am going to pick up Ricky tomorrow! It will be a very long drive but I will have company in the back on the way home! Today I went to Houlton and picked up my chicks, they are happily running around their ne... Read more
Maybe Ricky will come home on Saturday!
Thursday, May 28, 2015      5 comments

I am very excited, my retired vet friend finally got caught up to his email and sent the reference, I was hoping to go and get Ricky the spotted mini donkey on Friday, but another hitch was my baby chicks did not come in today. I stopped in to ... Read more
Just waiting for my reference to be in touch for the Donkey
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      2 comments

It looks pretty good on the donkey, they are having a hard time getting a hold of one of the people I used for a reference, he is on his way to Alaska and his phone is not working, so they emailed him. I may ask my neighbor if I can use his nam... Read more

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