Today we celebrate 2 years on our Farm. At 9am, August 16th, 2013, we took possession of this place, and the first part of my lifelong Dream came true. 🙂
In this past week, we have come close to putting together something Hubby has wanted for a very, very long time…at least as long as we have been together. The story is in a few of the pictures, so let’s get on with it, shall we?
Prompts this week are Starts with S, Leading Lines, Powerful, Frozen, and Daily Task.
Starts with S
If you’ve followed us here for any length of time, you can guess what around here starts with S...
Sable starts with S…but then, so does…
Sky starts with S! That was our sky this morning…looking a little like rain. We only got a small spittering of rain, nothing much.
Ahhh, see, now here’s where we get into the part about Hubby…
That’s an anvil.
Just like Wile E. Coyote used to have. 😉
The two of us weren’t strong enough to get it off the truck…he needed something more powerful. That’s where Daisy came in.
That’s a brake drum from a Frieghtliner…given to Hubby by the StableMaster.
These two things will form the foundation of Hubby’s home-built forge. He’s got some work to do, to get it set up, but I told him I want to be taking picture of him working steel in the forge before the snow falls. That’s going to be an awesome photo shoot!
Just one of my daily tasks where The Girls are concerned…
Soaking their beet pulp before feeding. It’s a daily thing, so they can get the ground flax in them. Makes for shiny coats, healthy skin and hooves, and happy horses.
Plus, there’s the bonus of me rubbing my Cookie’s ears while she eats. We both like that. 🙂
A few times I’ve been sick enough that Hubby has taken over the beet pulp feeding and I always tell him “Don’t forget to rub the black one’s ears while she eats!”
She says he doesn’t do it right. Haha!
Sharing with Scavenger Hunt Sunday hosted by Ashley Sisk.