Early start today in order to get all animals sorted before taking Sam to meet his friends. He had a very good day and thoroughly enjoyed himself (he will not let me say any more than that!).
Carl and I checked out some top end alpaca boutique knit wear whilst out and we were very heartened about the quality of our things so I am now knitting with renewed vigour. What we must have looked like in this posh shop with our working clothes on - I didn't even think about it until we got home and I realised Two Tone, the lamb, had left something nasty up the back of my jumper - we don't get out much and dressing up appears beyond us!
Carl's bike is now in his shed, a yellow Suzuki Beamish, but he is not allowed to play with it until he has Free Time - and there is no Free Time until the run is finished. I was, therefore, most annoyed with him when I went out to his shed just now and found him taking the wheel of the bike. He was supposed to be welding something he borrowed from Si at Ashdale Alpacas - it is a strange looking thing consisting of quite a lot of chains which will, apparently, make our life a lot easier tomorrow.
Finally, a view, taken by The Grey Haired Neighbour, across third field where Valtra Man can just be seen silage wrapping. Lovely!!
A better penning solution! - After a long "family illness" and a subsequent reduction of our herd, I am back to report a more recent enhancement to Easter-Wood. One of the problems we ...
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