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Thursday February 1,2018

Thursday February 1, 2018  It sure feels strange to be welcoming February when we're still waiting for real winter weather to hit. It was 35° when we woke up this morning!  That's summer time weather baby! Well, we'll certainly be grateful for any February snow this year and don't any…
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Tuesday January 30, 2018

Tuesday January 30, 2018  Teal is one of my favorite colors and that's what going to be simmering in the dye pot today. Since we're having our knitting class here on Saturday I though it might be wise to have some amazing new yarns to display. :) Then since it's…
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Friday January 26, 2018

Friday January 26, 2018  Well we got a new layer of snow yesterday and I guess that's all we'll see for a while.  Until we have our next event of course.  lol  I'm still recovering from my episode with the flu but I'm almost back to full steam and it feels…
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Monday January 22, 2018

Monday January 22, 2018 We're getting back to normal here, our last house guest will leave today. Then there will be a glimmer of hope that my newsletter will get finished before this month is over.  lol  Recovering from the flu, hosting a big birthday bash and taking care of…
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Saturday January 20, 2018

Saturday January 20, 2018  The snow has arrived! The Blue Moon "Snow Magnet" is fully functional since we are trying to have a birthday party here tonight. lol  Hoping the snow plows will keep at it all day and safe travels for everyone coming here later today.  Our long distance…
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Tuesday January 16, 2018

Tuesday January 16, 2018  We're planning a bit of a "shindig" for Ed's milestone birthday this weekend so of course the snow magnet is starting to work.  You know that any event we plan brings a change in weather!  Our snow magnet is actually more dependable than the regular weather forecasts.…
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Bonus days

Tuesday January 9, 2018 I guess I should be grateful that we're having bonus days this winter where chores are easy and temps are mild. I'm still feeling under the weather and these days do make my life outside easier! But we do need snow, not rain.  I'm hoping this…
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Saturday January 6, 2018

Saturday January 6, 2018 Snow is on the way and we’re ready for it.  Bare patches of grass are starting to appear and that’s just not right for January! I’ve listed all the yarn I dyed in the online store and am keeping one skein out for  myself and hope to start…
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Saturday December 30, 2017

Saturday December 30, 2017  Yesterday was a beautiful winter day so I decide to open the gates and let the female herd wander around in the unbroken snow in the far pasture. They loved it! As our friends on the East coast have to endure sub-zero days, we're seeing eerily…
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Wednesday December 27, 2017

Wednesday December 27, 2017 The house is quiet again, the kids have all gone back to their homes and now we'll start getting back to our normal routine. No worries, it's a good routine. :) The alpacas are loving this weather, cold but not too windy.  Plenty of sun to…
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Saturday December 23, 2017

Saturday December 23, 2017  A winter storm warning for today, how perfect! I'll be baking and wrapping and visiting the animals as I need to, I finished all my running around in crazy traffic and crowded stores yesterday.  We got a bit more snow over night and it will contiune…
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Wednesday December 20, 2017

Wednesday December 20, 2017  "They" say snow is on the way. We really do need it so I hope they're right. Our grandson is coming here today to bake Christmas cookies so that should be fun.  A little snow falling outside will add to the magic. ✨ I'm still shipping orders…
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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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