Wordless Wednesday

We finally had a little rain last weekend after months and months without a single drop. We are desperate for water as our livestock tanks are all dry. We only had one-half inch of moisture, but it seemed like a bountiful amount and we were happy to receive every drop. Since our shower we have had heavy winds and a terrible […]

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Meltdown Time

That time of year and this week is going to be a hot one at the ranch! Here at farm it will be a few degrees cooler, but still a hot week. Told cowboy to tell the cows, donkey’s and goats to eat up all the green grass because it will not take long for […]

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Ugh!

This weather is just wearing us down. It has been too dern hot for such an extended time and every day of extreme heat just starts getting to you.  I generally love summer and all the green and color that comes along with it. This summer has only brought shades of brown. Cracks are big enough […]

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“Hotter Than Hell” Summer

This title of this blog post about sums it up. It is the hottest, driest year we have had in around a century. Devastating can accurately describe conditions here at the farm. The hot winds have ripped the pastures of any moisture. No moisture = No grass = Unhappy cattle. Of course, our cows look all […]

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Today’s Snow

We had an ice storm that shut us down this week. Last night we were supposed to recieve a dusting of snow, but woke up to around 5-6 inches instead. What a surprise. It has been an atypical week for our area as most years we go without a drop of snow. Snow was very enjoyable, but the ice […]

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