Category Archives: farm life

Spring weather

As I mentioned my friend is visiting and I was going to tell her she can come back any time, any season and see what Washington is like at different times of the year. But Washington obliged us with all … Continue reading

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A rude awakening

Yesterday morning started out as usual. I got up to let all the moms and house dogs out to go potty. Then it’s out to the dog “house” to let the other dogs out into their respective yards; the boys … Continue reading

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I can’t pass up a cute chick!

I’m a sucker, what can I say. I walked into my favorite farm supply store last week to pick up some chicken feed for my current flock and of course had to wander past the chick set-up. Who doesn’t like … Continue reading

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You might be a redneck if….

You have a queen-sized mattress and box springs with a fancy comforter on your front porch for the dog. 😛 Let me explain. After many years on the same, mushy, unsupportive mattress hubby and I were actually in town together one day … Continue reading

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Winter wonderland

Winter finally showed up here! The past few days have brought about 14″ (just a guess) of new snow.  Yesterday morning we woke up to more snow and a clear sky! It was gorgeous, but so cold! Thankfully our power … Continue reading

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Christmas

I’ve always loved Christmas! As a kid there were all the pretty lights, the decorated tree, the festive packages (I’ve got a childhood story about that!), the smell of yummy things cooking in the kitchen and the chance to see … Continue reading

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Fall in the garden

Honestly, we didn’t have much of a garden this year. I just don’t have time because the puppies keep me so busy! But I’m determined to make more of a go of it next year! I love having my own … Continue reading

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Not a dog

Sometimes you don’t get a dog or puppy post but a general farm “story”. 😉 Saturday morning dawned with wintery weather. We only got rain but it was very cold and as the day progressed snow topped the nearby mountains. … Continue reading

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Don’t look if you’re squeamish

Living out in the country has so many advantages, at least in my estimation. But there are also some drawbacks. One of the beauties of living in the country, especially the mountains is the abundance of wildlife that lives in … Continue reading

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“Neigh”-bors

Dally, our last little Aussalier that was matched is going to an equestrian home. For those unfamiliar with that term, it means her new mom has “horsies” 😉 (I <3 horsies) She’s actually staying a bit longer with us because … Continue reading

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