Hello and Good-Byes

25 Jun

Well, we’re done waiting on Bambi.  I figured yesterday morning when I saw her separating herself from the herd that she would kid around 5pm.  Why 5pm?  Well, that’s when I was supposed to be at the farmer’s market.

Bambi Blackboer

Bambi Blackboer

My mom texted me at 4:56 that “no one is here”  which translated into baby number one is here.  I was a bit confused at first.

Daisy Osboer

Daisy Osboer

Then it was quiet.  No texts until I finally asked.  She wasn’t sure.  It turns out that she did exactly like last year.  She had one big baby girl!  This one might be the reason I had to put a disclaimer out there when I said I was only keeping one goat this year.

Bambi Doe_9862ews

After the market and meeting Bambi’s little girl and milking, I sorted off all my January/March kids and Hazel.

Kids_9844ews

This morning, my awesome neighbor from Broken Barn Farm came and we loaded them on her trailer and she took them to the sale for me.

Kids_9845ews

It seems a much more manageable number of goats now that there are fifteen fewer on the farm.  Well, except we now have 18 June babies running around and two more girls to kid the first week of July.

Just a reminder, there’s still time to join this week’s Friday’s Hunt.  The items are at the top of the side bar.  Next week might be the perfect time to join in because we’ll be starting a new round of the alphabet.

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14 Responses to “Hello and Good-Byes”

  1. Margaret Birding For Pleasure June 25, 2016 at 5:07 pm #

    Daisy is so cute

    • Teresa June 25, 2016 at 5:26 pm #

      She is, and I’m working on making her sweet!

  2. Cloudia June 25, 2016 at 5:32 pm #

    Joyous!

    • Teresa June 25, 2016 at 9:08 pm #

      I do enjoy the hellos on the farm. Even the good-byes mean success.

  3. Jeanne June 25, 2016 at 9:02 pm #

    Daisy is an absolute doll! Does this mean you’re thinking of keeping her? 😃 That would be sooo nice!

    • Teresa June 25, 2016 at 9:07 pm #

      Definitely thinking about it!

  4. Crystal June 25, 2016 at 9:34 pm #

    Aww shes a cute one!

    • Teresa June 25, 2016 at 9:37 pm #

      She is, and she is sweet!

  5. Eileen Wise June 26, 2016 at 7:06 am #

    Oh my, hello to sweet baby Daisy! Adorable photos. Happy Sunday, enjoy your new week ahead!

    • Teresa June 26, 2016 at 2:35 pm #

      Thanks, Eileen. Hope you have a good week too.

  6. Mama Zen June 26, 2016 at 7:11 pm #

    So cute!

  7. Anney Horlacher June 27, 2016 at 3:40 pm #

    Boy was I wrong!!! lol, Daisy sure is gorgeous though!

    • Teresa June 27, 2016 at 4:11 pm #

      She is. I am working to make her sweet too!

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