Friday nights thru the ages (MY ages)!! 20's – who has the best (cheapest!) happy hour? Dancing so good and looking so fine! No better way to spend my time!! 30's – who is hanging out at Dimples (local bar) Friends and drinking what better way to spend my time? 40's – what time is the … Continue reading Old Age…Yep it is here! I thought it would take longer.
Remember when the back yard dirt pile and a vivid imagination was all it took to build an entire city? The little tractor a good push and boom, the road was instantly made. Living on the ranch/farm means taking care of the land. Hard work but it keeps us off the streets! There is a … Continue reading Real life Tonka Toys
The shadows are long, and the chore list is short(er) than it was this morning. Ok unless you are living in a cave or just not reading my blog you might not know that I am trying to "Grow where I send thee!". So I am trying to be countryfied. This means that a lot … Continue reading Weening Day 1 & 5
Well, once more I sit down and take pen in hand. Well, how about keyboard on lap? What ever I have new things to write about! The ranch is getting a face lift. How about an up grade? Well, anyway something is going down out here! What is it I can hear you ask. (NO, … Continue reading Solar Power Update! At the bottom….
I don't know how many of you remember when hay came in bales that weighed about 50 lbs. I remember them being heavy. Now they weigh in the tons category. Anybody want to come out and heft those for a day or two? Well, I know I don't! I am not even sure I could … Continue reading Newer Toys! Update at the bottom
OK, how many people know what Kefir is? If you answered one of the Sutherland family.... WRONG! It is a drink, not as thick as yogurt. but thicker than milk with all sorts of good "Probiotics" yeah, I didn't know what they were either! But it takes a starter, like sour dough or that "Friendship" … Continue reading Guess who is making Kefir???
OK, this reminds me of dances in gym class. Girls on one side and guys on the other. When I was told it was moving day I was a little curious. That ALWAYS gets me into trouble. The cowboys of today are a hearty bunch. T shirts, shorts and all. Horses have been replaced by … Continue reading MOOOOving Day on the Johnny Moore Ranch.
You know it is time to clean out the barn when.... Well, we have had three solid days of rain here in the North Eastern plains of Colorado. Not to make excuses but the horses that made those mushrooms grow are Percheron draft horses. So big horses mean big piles of mushroom fertilizer! Strange how … Continue reading Mushrooms Gross Content Alert!!!
As you see Bessie the milk cow seems calm, cool and collected. You would never guess the diabolical and nefarious plan is making it way through her brain. She looks a little too innocent. Too docile and just a little bit scary. Let me set the scene here. Sunday morning, not so bright, not so … Continue reading Walking the carpet…
Kirk acres is the place to be Farm living is the life for he Land spreading out, so far and wide Keep Denver, just give me that country side. Denver is where I'd rather stay I get allergic smelling hay I just adore a city block view Darling, … Continue reading Green Acres 2017