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Ewe Attitude

Maybe it’s because I know our sheep so well but I can tell exactly what these girls are thinking…

Ears back…I'm in the dog house.

This is usually because I’m taking too long to put out the morning buffet. And here’s Tatum doing her impression of Queen Victoria. Actually, I believe she was Queen Victoria in another life. Oooo — the body language!

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More Shearing Day

And now a little creative piece from Jim. Enjoy!

Shearing Day(s)

Look at the lustre!!

Whew! Shearing for this year is done! We’re so lucky to have sheep that make such beautiful fiber and a “sheep whispering” shearer. Mother Nature smiled upon us and gave us the most gorgeous day on Saturday. She even brought on the sun just as we gathered to finish up on Sunday.

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See Spot's Spot?

Oh my — time flies — not sure I’m having fun but I’m really looking forward to our shearing weekend. Jim and I have been busy getting the barn ready. You wouldn’t believe the amount of “stuff” (being polite here) that can accumulate in a big old barn during the winter months! There’s always more to do but I think we can shear without tripping        [….read more]

WooHoo Moo!

Back in January, I posted about our visit to the Ag Show. One thing that we found there really excited us — MOO Milk. The MOO stands for “Maine’s Own Organic.” We waited and watched our market’s cooler and when it arrived, we snatched it right up. We’ve been enjoying it for over a month now. Honestly…we don’t drink massive amounts of milk. Neither of        [….read more]