Category Archives: Various animals

April Showers….

Bring … Mushrooms.. and mud… and mud creatures.. (I have to confess that I did move the salamander a few feet to pose him under the four leafed clover. The old fashioned way of setting up pictures, before Photoshop) and … Continue reading

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What I saw this week..

A doe and  a young buck from the living room window. A baby bear. And a mama bear, but I didn’t get a picture of the mama bear. I saw the cub a couple of days ago in our driveway … Continue reading

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Cutting up

Last weekend the Wateree Cutting Horse Association held a competition just down the road from my house. I had to go. As a teenager, I was fortunate enough to live in a town that had Wednesday night cutting horse clinics. … Continue reading

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Today – a post about nothing

I wanted to do a blog post. But I wanted to gather a little more information for the post I have in the works. And I didn’t have time to do that today.  We had a beautiful sunny day (rare … Continue reading

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A Busy Day in the Neighborhood…

The goldfinches came to eat the sunflower seeds.. joined by the hummingbirds.. The sassafras berries were ripe this week. It took about an hour for three pileated woodpeckers to eat every single berry! The trees were full of blue jays … Continue reading

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And now we wait..

Like most shepherds, my wait for spring lambs begins many months before breeding begins in October. There are pedigrees to peruse, sheep to be evaluated with a ruthless eye before breeding pairs are considered, ram lambs to watch as they … Continue reading

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The next generation..

Nothing to do with the post title, but logs are like posts and I just liked this picture. It’s not just the sheep and the shepherd that are planning ahead to the next generation.. (if you don’t like spiders – … Continue reading

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Blue Birds and Green Beans

Summer just isn’t blogging season for me. Too much to do to sit for long. I have many thoughtful blogs started, but my thoughts ran out before they were finished. They await the return of my thought processes (maybe when … Continue reading

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We Give Thanks

every day for the blessings of our life.  I don’t need a day set aside to remind me of all I have to be thankful for. But,  I do love turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie, homemade whipped cream, pumpkin pie, leftover … Continue reading

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The house that Dave built~~~~~

Dave’s working at home this week – building a door in his shop for the log cabin he just worked to reassemble (and add to). He wanted to go check some measurements and I rode along. I wanted to see … Continue reading

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