Walk along the beach…

Feel…your toes in the sand…the coolness of the ocean water on your feet…

Listen… to the waves crashing down…the gulls crying out….

Taste…the salty sea air on your lips…

Reflect….

These pictures were taken on our vacation in La Jolla, CA earlier this year.  My husband probably thought I was a bit over-the-top taking this complete strangers picture, but I really liked the way they turned out.

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Friday Farm Daze…

Catching up on this last week…
The remains of a Red Star hen after the fox got it...

The remains of a Red Star hen after the fox got it...

We have a puffy Buffy (Buff Orpington), ready to set.  She's even puffy when on the occasion she gets out to eat!

We have a puffy Buffy (Buff Orpington), ready to set. She's even puffy when on the occasion she decides to go out to eat!

Which leads to a happy rooster, normally he's kept away from the ladies cause he gets so mean and the boys will not go anywhere near the hen house!

Which leads to a happy rooster, normally he's kept away from the hens cause he gets so mean and the boys will not go anywhere near the hen house!

Plants waiting to get into the garden this weekend.

Plants waiting to get into the garden this weekend.

Narcissus blooms...

Narcissus blooms...

Dark sunset...

Dark sunset...

Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Cabbages planted and nicely mulched (2 rows of 12/row each)

Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Cabbages planted and nicely mulched (2 rows of 12/row each)

Strawberries weeded and getting big with blooms, need to mulch this weekend.

Strawberries weeded and getting big with blooms, need to mulch this weekend.

Hummingbird caught in the house and released back outside...

Hummingbird caught in the house and released back outside...

An assortment of Eagles circling above...we had four all at once yesterday!

An assortment of Eagles circling above...we had four all at once yesterday!

 

Oats coming up in the pasture...

Oats coming up in the pasture...

How pictures happen…

On Sunday we let the sheep out on pasture, while that is always fun to watch this was a bit more cute!
Brothers sitting in the pasture...

Brothers (my babies) sitting in the pasture...

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~Teigen and Zayne~

Teigen sharing his hat...

Teigen sharing his hat...

Which led to Tori taking Zayne's picture...

Which led to Tori taking Zayne's picture...

...which resulted in this picture!

...which resulted in this picture!

...and this one!  Can you tell he starting to feel a bit better!

...and this one! Can you tell he starting to feel a bit better!

 

This picture was taken a little while later in the day while enjoying the awesome weather (mid 70’s) we’re having…
Teigen in shorts with snow boots!

Teigen in shorts with snow boots!

Friday Farm Daze…

Catching up on the week…
Sawyer...

Sawyer...

 

Rechristened Butterscotch...

Rechristened Butterscotch...

Grey Badgerface Icelandic sheep in need of shearing...
Grey Badgerface Icelandic Sheep in need of shearing…
Bellah's beautiful eyes...

Our Australian Shepherd, Bellah's beautiful eyes...

Girls and Butterscotch...

Girls and Butterscotch...

 

Spring underway...

Spring underway...

 

Busy bees...

Busy bees...

Speckled Sussex feathers...

Speckled Sussex feathers...

Dugur (Great Pyrenees) and Hayden and Garrett...

Dugur (Great Pyrenees) and Hayden and Garrett...

This and That…

Toby the goaty playing king of the hill...

Toby the goaty playing king of the hill...

Araucana cross rooster struttin' his stuff...

Araucana X Barred Rock rooster struttin' his stuff...

 

Gray badgerface Icelandic Sheep grazing at dusk...

Gray badgerface Icelandic ewe grazing at dusk...

 

Dugur dog hangin' out...

Dugur dog hangin' out...

 

Winter wheat coming up in the pasture...

Winter wheat coming up in the pasture...

 

Icelandic Lamb being to cute...

Icelandic Lamb being too cute...

Zayne being cuter!

Zayne being cuter!