Open Barn Day

Thank you 😊

Sunday, February 18, 2018 Once again we are humbled and grateful that so many people chose to come to our open house yesterday.  There were so many smiling faces, mine included.  The weather gods smiled on us and it was pleasant outside most of the afternoon. Sales were great in…
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Red Wing Black Birds 🎶

Friday February 16, 2018  The redwing black birds are singing like they think it's spring. It's alway a welcome sound that starts in February and goes on for most of spring. They appreciate the water in the creek, the tall cottonwood trees for roosting and the all you can eat…
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Saturday February 10, 2018

Saturday February 10, 2018  One week from today we'll be host our mid winter Open House. If this mild weather continues, you'll even be able to take a stroll on our walking paths, unheard of in mid February!  We have new yarn, new soap and new alpaca toys in the…
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Thursday January 18, 2018

Thursday January 18, 2018  So we've talked it over and we've decide to hold a mid winter open house in February. We chose February 17 because it's part of President's day weekend and we often have visit requests for that weekend anyway. So add it to your calendar and come for…
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We’re Open Today!

Saturday December 16, 2017  It's our annual Holiday Open House today! We'll open the gates at noon - before that hour, we're scrambling to get animals fed and do other chores so we can visit with you until 4:00.  That's when we'll need to start feeding animals again.  So if…
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Thursday December 14, 2017

Thursday December 14, 2017  Oh those weather guys, wrong again. We got snow yesterday!  It's so pretty I wil not compain a bit, and I do hope it has helped to clear the air in the Salt Lake Valley. And I've always said that our events are a magnet for…
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Saturday December 9, 2017

Saturday December 9, 2017  Well, it's a little embarrassing to admit, but I found a "small mountain" of roving and yarn that I tucked away for my own personal use last fall and there is no way I'll ever find time to spin or knit with most of it.  So I'm…
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Sunday November 28, 2017

Sunday November 28, 2017  Thanks to everyone who came out for a visit and shopping yesterday! We saw a solid stream of people from noon til closing time and sales in Yaya's Yarn Barn were great. Shopping small and shopping local is a great way to keep your hard earned…
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We’re Open Today!

Saturday November 25, 2017  We'll be open today from noon til 4:00 pm for Small Business Saturday.  If you're in the area, you might enjoy a leisurely stroll in the pastures and then get some fun shopping done in our gift shop.  The alpacas are enjoying some warm weather since all the…
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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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