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Other Things

2 Jul

I had to call my mom in to help me get the cherry jam made because I was busy kidding, but we managed to get it done and a batch of wild raspberry.  That’s a good start to the canning season.

cherry and raspberry jam

I planned to have a few potatoes in the garden, but I ended up with a ridiculous number of potato plants, so I’ve been trying to figure out what to do with the harvest.  I think I’m going to do homemade frozen french fries.

frozen

I tried it, and it turned out pretty darn good!

ready to eat

I should hopefully have enough to share with the rest of the family.

Now that I have the herd divided, I’m thinking I might need to move another milking doe over with the moms.  Joy is looking a bit run down raising her two big boys.

Joy and Olaf

I’m thinking she might appreciate coming over to join her maa,  Zinnia, and Grandmaa Haley and getting some TLC and sweet feed.

Swen

Here’s a random little rainbow after one of the pop-up showers last week.  We still need a lot more rain, but I am grateful for what we did get.

Trace came up from pasture the other day looking like she had a bit of an accident.

Trace

Pretty sure she took a roll in the ditch.

Pretzel is making friends with the other June kids.

Ivy (on the bench) and Pretzel

Here’s a random picture of Wanda.

Wanda

Finally, another one of Pretzel.

Pretzel

She’s such a little cutie!

Goat Pics

28 Jun

Here’s just a few pictures from the last week or so.  I started this post a while back, but we keep having more things happen and I push it back.

2TC is queen of the picnic table

Beautiful Bambi

Dolly

Tansy and Sunshine

Cinnamon

I think Purl is ignoring the fact that she’s no longer her maa’s baby.

Sidney’s boy, Thunder

Pluto

Popcorn

Wanda scratching her neck

Haley is still doing well (and the white bandage just looks like another sock)

Joani’s boy, Glover

These goats might drive me crazy, but I do adore them.

More of the Two Groups

1 Apr

I had quite a few posts scheduled in the event of not feeling well with the Covid vaccine and kidding, but I’ve felt well (other than about 24 hours), so I’ve interrupted scheduled posts with breaking kidding news.  So this is a post from clear back to the weekend I split the herd to prepare for kidding.

Odie and Maybeline not happy about being on the other side of the barnyard

Dolly

Astra

Odie

Popcorn

Bambi and Coral

Blaze and 2TC

Wanda enjoying the nice weather

I only have a couple more of those old posts.  Then I’ll be caught back up.