A relatively mild January and early February had many of us dreaming of an early Spring in New England. We had a couple of short spells of frigid weather, but each only lasted a day or two. We were looking at bare ground by mid-February. Some of us, myself included, even began to believe our wish for an early spring might come true! Lifelong New Englanders should know better. … [Read more...]
A Good Year on the Farm
2022 was a good farm year for us! The barn cats have completely settled in and have established routines. They do not mind the snow, they seem to enjoy being out and about in it. Max and Copper Sue are growing like weeds and settling down just a tiny bit. Both are up to around 60 pounds but we'll get exact weights at their next vet visits. Copper will be turning 1 year … [Read more...]
Autumn on the Farm (2022)
There’s been so much going on here on the farm, I don’t even know where to start! I guess first with a remembrance of our sweet angel Luke. I bought these lovely chimes to put in our memorial garden for him. I wanted to do something a little different than what I have for his angel sisters and was happy when I found these. We still miss him so much; his spirit is with us … [Read more...]
Summer Farm News!
Losing our Lab mix Luke left a huge hole in our lives. The house was too quiet. We pulled up all the throw rugs, moved the pet stairs away from our bed, cleared out and put away dog dishes, and gave the floors a good cleaning. I finally went through all the old dog toys and threw away the rattiest ones and washed the ones still in good shape. It was nice to have the house a bit … [Read more...]
What’s On Your Pet-Loving Feet?
If it's not shoes with dogs and cats on them, you're missing out! Our Favorite Footwear for Pet Lovers Last spring when shopping with my sisters and girlfriends, my friend and I made an awesome find - casual canvas sneakers with dogs and cats on them! The brand is Bobs by Skechers (this style: "Beach Bingo Woof Pack*"). We were at an outlet store, and they had a special BOGO … [Read more...]