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Sunday January 7, 2017

Sunday January 7, 2017  All the snow we were hoping for came in the form of rain!  In January! We'll have another chance for the white stuff next week and I suppose I should reread some of my blog posts from last January when we were nearly paralyzed by so…
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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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Friday January 5, 2018

Friday January 5, 2018  We had a bonus dye day yesterday. An appointment was cancelled so I quickly filled up the extra hours with more dying. I now have enough yarn to get some skeins listed in the store and I really think I'd like to try knitting a big…
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Thursday January 4, 2018

Thursday January 4, 2018  We got some gorgeous purple yarn dyed yesterday and I love the way it turned out. I tried a gradient method to give the depth of shading and it turned out exactly as I wanted. It's still drying and needs to be reskeined but I'll have…
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Dye Day!

Wednesday January 3, 2018  It's a dye day~ a perfect January activity. I'll start with purple (since we sold all of the purple skeins at our last event) and go on from there. Teal and burgundy might be nice too.  Yes I know white alpaca yarn is gorgeous all on it's own and…
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Tuesday January 2, 2018

Tuesday January 2, 2018  The tree is down, the dogs have their 4 beds back in the front window and things are almost back to pre-holiday status at Blue Moon Ranch. Planning classes and events for 2018 is on the agenda today in time to get the January newsletter out later…
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It’s a brand new year 😀

January 1, 2018 Happy New Year to all who continue to check in on us here daily. I hope your 2018 will be happy and healthy.  We were all tucked in early last night and then the neighborhood fireworks at midnight reminded us that we missed the party.  😉  The…
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New Year’s Eve plans?

Sunday December 31, 2017  Big plans for celebrating New Year's Eve?  lol  Not here. We’ll share a bottle of bubbly by the fire and toast to a happy new year.  🍾 🎉  Please be safe if you’re out partying tonight. No drinking and driving please! Thank you.  See you in 2018!  Photo of…
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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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Fuddlemuss!

Friday December 29, 2017  We've been having a bit of fun with a word I invented yesterday.  Fuddlemuss. The week between Christmas and New Years when you're never sure what day it is.  ha! So are you going anywhere for Fuddlemuss?  Do you leave your tree up during Fuddlemuss? What…
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What day is it?

Thursday December 28, 2017 The week between Christmas and New Years should have a name don't you think? I like Fuddlemuss. Most of us have lost the sence of what day it is and what we're supposed to be doing.  ha I'm sort of cleaning up the Christmas piles but…
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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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Tuesday December 26, 2017

Tuesday December 26, 2017  Sweet times with family are sweeter than ever when we realize how fragile life is. Everyone here pitches in with cooking and clean-up and we really do all have fun together. My time outside with the animals is quiet and reflective but I do love getting…
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