TGIF

Finally!  I can say Thank God it’s Friday and really, it’s Friday for me, I don’t have to go to work Saturday *or* Sunday!!!!!  I am now working Monday through Friday.  Happy dance!!!!  Things have been rough at MM, but I’m dealing with it.  I have to … I’m milking way more goats than I […]

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A busy weekend …

Essentially doing nothing, I guess, or so it seems.  Of course, Saturday was spent working and was extremely frustrating.  Not looking forward to going to work today because Sunday was the general manager’s last day and they do not yet have a replacement.  While the cat’s away, the mice will play and without her riding […]

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Midwife I am

I was late going out to milk this morning.  It’s my day off and I was moving slowly.  I finished the goats and then got Gwen up and was just finishing up her two rear quarters when I heard one of the goats calling in distress.  I peered around Gwen’s hocks and saw one of […]

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New babies!!!

Socks, one of our first time home-bred does, had her babies yesterday.  She did a wonderful job and is a fantastic mother.  She had a buck and a doe (I think!).  We set them aside in a small pen for the night, but I’ll let them out this morning.  I’ve already gone out to check […]

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Can you just leave the time alone?

The time change so screws me up, especially the “spring forward” time change.  I don’t like my sleep messed with.  I’m running on two nights of bad sleep and I’m cranky. It doesn’t help that my barefoot farrier, my soon-to-be-former barefoot farrier writes me this long, wordy e-mail about how she went out with some […]

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