Monthly Archives: May 2013

Birthdays

My husband had a birthday last week.  We had a sweet little family celebration with the kids, and he recieved hand knit gifts from  Sophia (the hat) and I (socks), and he got his favorite bday treat – ice cream … Continue reading

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End of May

The past week has been awash in lilacs, lily-of-the-valley, chicks and ducklings, driving to and fro the old house (readying it for showings), knitting knitting knitting for a birthday that’s almost here, and the girls – riding bikes and building … Continue reading

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5.14.15

Mother’s Day, and the past few days in general, have been so sweet.  My family treated me royally on Mother’s Day; I tried to get a couple good pics of the adorable apron they got me (from Sassy Apron). I … Continue reading

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This week

This week we worked on the garden and transitioning the chicks outside (they are temporarily in the small garden because of a fisher cat that got one when they were out by the barn).  The crab apple tree burst into … Continue reading

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5/5/13

5 little ducklings joined the farm the other day, to help clean and maintain the pond.  So adorable at this stage!  It’s been a busy, productive weekend.  Family came to see the new place; we have the sheep positioned in … Continue reading

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The bees have landed

The bees came home today.  This is our fourth year keeping bees.  Every time it’s something different, and we end up losing them within a year.  It was mites that did them in this past winter.  But each Spring, we … Continue reading

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5/2/13

Today was so productive, we spent the afternoon planting as a family.  We are a bit behind with our seed starts, but I think the greenhouse will help speed growth up a little bit.  We worked to clean up the … Continue reading

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