Monthly Archives: July 2010

We still have 9 baby turkeys and we’re starting to roof...

Despite heavy, and frequent, rains, which often spell doom to baby turkeys, our mama turkey still has nine babies in our orchard. They're feathering...

The pin cherries are ripe

We've been watching the pin cherries on our ridge for several weeks, and finally they are ripe. The birds have been getting into them,...

Of birds, large and small

Yesterday, we had our front door open to enjoy the nice breeze. I was sitting on the couch, taking a break, and happened to...

We’ve moved our steers onto the new seeding

Four 800-pound steers eat a lot of grass! A month ago, we moved them into the newly fenced pasture, but they ate the grass...

Rain, rain, and more rain, but oh how the garden is...

We've had a month of warm, rainy weather. And because Mom was doing so poorly, I spent a lot of time at the nursing...