Tag Archives: calves

4-H Beef Show

I spent the afternoon watching some friends’ kids show beef in the county 4-H beef show. I grew up showing steers so it’s always fun to relive those days. In between handing brushes and holding lead ropes I snapped a … Continue reading

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A Few of My Babies

Here’s one of my youngest babies. She’s so cute, I love her eye patch. Another pen of little ladies, all content after breakfast. Hope your Wednesday is as full of cuties as mine!  

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Dark Morning

It’s been kind of crummy around here for the chore girl, aka me. Yesterday morning, I had a dead calf. It wasn’t a surprise, she’s been going downhill for the past week. I’m actually surprised she lived as long as … Continue reading

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Finally Monday

Before I was back to working on the farm I used to dread Mondays. It meant I was in for another long work week full of stress and headaches. Now Mondays are generally just like any other day of the … Continue reading

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Who Needs Food?

These little ladies are enjoying fresh, straw bedding so much they don’t want to come outside and eat!

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Happy Anniversary!

Eight years ago today I tied my life to the farmer’s. It was a beautiful summer day spent surrounded by our friends and families as we celebrated the start of our life together. Eight years later I’m a little surprised … Continue reading

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Finally Out to Pasture

The grass in between our cement lanes has finally dried out enough to let the heifers out on it. They were pretty happy this morning!

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