Monthly Archives: November 2011

Thanksgiving….

We had a great weekend spent with family and friends.  From having the kids help me make pies, to sharing them with everyone and playing outside.

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Fall Calving…

Our neighbors herd of Herefords have started to calf.  I love seeing all the new little ones running around the pasture.  The heifers having their first calves are in the pasture right next to the barn, so we are close if … Continue reading

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Halter training Lily….

We are beginning to halter train Lily,  so she is separated from the other cows for now.  We have a rope halter on her and will be spending time with her everyday brushing and petting her.  Eventually we will start … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving prep…

The boys and I today were making a few Thanksgiving crafts.  We made turkeys and Pilgrim hats.  I let Isaac and Sam choose the colors for their hats, so now they are ready for St. Patrick’s Day instead.

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Manhattan Area Weavers and Spinners Open House

Today until 3pm, our local spinners and weavers are having a sale of all the items they have handcrafted and made this year.  Stop by and check everything out.  You can find them at the Senior Service Center at 3rd … Continue reading

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Veterans Day Parade

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Our First Snow…

After two days of much needed rain, last night the temperature dropped low enough to give us our first dusting of snow.  It will all melt with the sunny skies and warm temperatures today, but that didn’t stop Isaac from … Continue reading

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A Perfect Sunday Afternoon…

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