Monthly Archives: June 2014

A donkey’s cross

After reading last week’s https://justmakethecoffee.com/2014/06/13/photo-friday-29/ Southernruralroute.wordpress.com asked, “How did Happy get ONE zebra stripe?” I didn’t know, but I knew he wasn’t alone.  My first donkey, Apple Jack, was my first husband’s (Gary) idea.  Apple Jack had a cross.  The two jennies … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – Advice from Posey

Do you ever get the feeling that someone is watching you? But, of course, if caught and questioned… they would say, “Nope!  Not I.” Or when someone sticks their nose into your business? Until you ask, “Why?” “Just do what I … Continue reading

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A summer morning walk

Come along and walk with me!  I’m trying to get back in shape.  A 15-minute walking mile is my goal.  Two miles in 30 minutes with a short warm-up and cool-down added on.  40 minutes or less and done!  So, … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

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“What’s a feeder pig?”

Good  Great question! She kinda hated to ask.  I am so glad she did!  There are so many phrases, breeds, and terms that are unique to each livestock species.  It gets confusing.  For example: a castrated male in cattle is … Continue reading

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Tuesday Newsday

Rainy!  The owl is guarding the  pumpkin patch through the showers.  Through some undetermined hard-ship he suffered, he has a stiff neck.  His head is not spinning with the wind.  It is driving Pig-farmer crazy.  Why do I have the … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

 

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