Open Barn Day

Wednesday November 22, 2017

Wednesday November 22, 2017  Family is arriving today! Am I ready? Hey, they don't call me last-minute Linda for nothin'.  lol  But the important stuff will always get done and I promise nobody will go hungry, both two-legged and four-legged.  I know many people have relatives also showing up from…
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Monday November 20, 2017

Monday November 20, 2017  Preparing for a family visit, plus a big feast on Thursday, plus an Open Barn event has me just a teeny bit overwhelmed. My secret: make lists, spend extra time with the animals (my calming time) and it will all be fine.  :)  I'm grateful for…
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Tuesday November 14, 2017

Tuesday November 14, 2017  It looks like we'll have a bit more time for winter preparations around here as the weather continues to be dry and mild.  I know the skiers are praying for snow but we can use the extra week or two.  The pastures need a bit of work…
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Thank you!

Sunday, June 25, 2017  Thanks to all who came to our event yesterday! It was a lovely weather day and we met so many new friends. Of course, seeing our regular faithful fans here again always makes us smile too. We sold so many dryer balls! thanks! I'll be sure…
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We’re open today!

Saturday, June 24, 2017  We'll be open today from 1:00 - 4:00. If you're nearby, why not come for a visit?  This will be our last free event until our big Fall Open Barn Days in September. The alpacas are showing off their slender bodies that have been hiding under…
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Next Open Barn day planned

Wednesday, May 31, 2017  We've planned our next Open Barn Day for June 24. We will celebrate the harvest of our fleeces and have some for sale that day too.  We'll have spinning demonstrations all afternoon and the walking paths will be open for your alpaca viewing pleasure. It will be a…
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Spring Open Barn Day!

Saturday, May 13, 2017  Spring Open Barn day is today! High near 60° today and 0% chance of snow. :) Yesterday I let Romulus into the far back pasture and then let the rest of the boys in one at a time and so far so good.  He seems much…
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Friday May 12

Friday, May 12, 2017  Today is pasture cleanup day and I'll be making final preparations for our event tomorrow. The weather looks like it will be delightful, maybe a little windy. I do hope you'll join us! We will be open from 1 to 4.  Romulus is settling in well,…
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Romulus is heading west!

Friday, May 5, 2017  Romulus starts his trip to Utah today! It's estimated he will arrive next Wednesday or Thursday. We've hired the very best alpaca transporter and I know he'll be fine on his trip. One more reason to come to our spring open barn day on May 13, you'll…
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Thanks for coming!

What an amazing turnout we had yesterday! We even had visitors from Mongolia that were so happy to be here. Thank you so much to all who came out on a cold winter day to enjoy Blue Moon Ranch and shop in Yaya's Yarn Barn.  We'll do it again sometime in…
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We’re open today!

Saturday, February 11, 2017  It's Mid-Winter open barn day! We did get a few inches of fresh snow overnight, and everything looks beautiful. We'll do our best to clear paths for people, but please wear boots if you plan to walk to see the animals. The snowplow has already been down our road and…
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See you tomorrow!

Friday, February 10, 2017  It's raining as I type, but the forecast looks OK for our event tomorrow! Maybe we'll add a little fresh snow tonight to keep it looking pretty. ❄️ Shortly after we moved to Woodland, in 2004 we had our Fall Open Barn Day planned and it was snowing…
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It’s melting!

Thursday, February 9, 2017  More melting!  Yesterday I even saw a little of the driveway appear. The pastures still have feet of snow on them, but the foot paths are looking hopeful. Two more batches of soap are ready for Yaya's Yarn Barn - Yuzu and Lemon Sugar, mmmm it will smell wonderful out there! I'll…
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