It was around 1:00 this afternoon and I told Tom that I would like to shoot some quick photos of our Longhorns, Jack and Joe for a painting that I started. “The lighting is not too great right now” he said. I told him that I had not seen them since early this morning, inContinue reading “Reference Photos”
With those big brown eyes…..the way your eyebrows go back and forth between Tom and I when you know we are talking about you….the way you hunch down and try to and sneak by when you just finish stealing the cat’s food.You could bite Spooky’s head off when she tries to ride you…… You learnedContinue reading “You Made Us Love You”
Velvet and Hailey were having a great time grooming each other this morning. I was so glad to see little Velvet being so sociable. She is the darker Bay pony on the right. Most of the time, she is off by herself. They were just fine, until Bailey stopped stuffing himself and noticed that hisContinue reading “Now We Know!”
Our property came with several deed restrictions which we were very happy about. We have not had any problems abiding by all of them, including NO HOGS! Fortunately this does not include miniature micro pot-bellied pigs that are guaranteed to stay under 10 pounds…..or was it 110???
Why do people say that you have a hard outer shell? Shells are not always hard. A tortoise or turtle shell is made of the same substance as our fingernails and horses hooves. Nutrition plays a vital part in the health and strength. Too much protein is almost always the culprit. You can look atContinue reading “With a little bit of Luck”
Wish they would stay……I know that if we had deer eating our beautiful garden, we would not appreciate seeing them so much….but WAIT> We don’t have a garden, our petite piggy would polish that off as an appetizer, along with the goats…..so we welcome all the deer when we see them. It is pretty rare.Continue reading “Welcome Visitors”
Not all ranch work is done outside the casa….and there is no rest for the weary! Sky, our fearless Australian Shepherd has a new job. I think that she has been alerted to potential danger because she has heard my blood curdling screams…..sometimes in the middle of the night. I love all creatures (just askContinue reading “Good Bad Bug Dog”