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Christmas Eve! ✨

December 24, 2017   T'was the night before Christmas and all through barn, not a creature was stirring, for they feared no harm. The lights were hung ‘round the barn with care in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. The Pyrenees were snuggled all warm in their beds and visions…
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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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Friday December 22, 2017

Friday December 22, 2017  I've started a new online photography class. Why now?  Because I love learning new things and winter months are when I have more time to be at the computer. It also gives me a break right now from the holiday hustle which can be consuming if…
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Happy Winter Solstice!

Thursday December 21, 2017 Happy Winter Solstice! Even though the coldest part of winter will be in the next 2 months, it warms my heart to know that starting Friday, the sun will be up for a few seconds longer each day, signaling the start of our slow but steady march toward…
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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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Confirming pregnancies?

Tuesday December 19, 2017  Lately I find myself checking for fetal movement while looking at some of the girls. It's probably too early to see anything but it's fun to be looking again.  Sometimes I never see movement at all, and one day there's nose and toes poking out under her…
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Monday December 18, 2017

Monday December 18, 2017  Mondays have always been my favorite day of the week and today is no exception. I'll set the intentions for the week, giving myself a fresh start to do what needs to be done and forget about the problems of last week. Kind of like the New Year's…
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Our customers are the best!

Sunday December 17, 2017 I think our customers are simply the best.  They come out here in the cold and snow and are smiling and happy to visit the alpacas and then they shop in our little store and leave with bigger smiles on their faces. Thank you so much…
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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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Color of the year – purple!

Friday December 15, 2017  Did you know? Every December Pantone chooses a color for the coming year. Purple Is The Color Of The Year For 2018.  Ha!  I started dyeing my yarn purple before the announcement, but I'm glad they agree with me.  lol  Since I've not been able to figure out…
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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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Wednesday December 13, 2017

Wednesday December 13, 2017   I had to make a trip into Salt Lake City yesterday and oh my, the fog and nasty air down there is horrid!  All of my friends in SLC need to come up and visit us this weekend to breathe some clean mountain air!  Seriously!  The change…
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Imaginary dogs

Tuesday December 12, 2017  When I was a kid, I didn't have imaginary friends, but I did have imaginary dogs.  I'd walk them down the street holding on to their imaginary leashes and I'd brush them carefully every day. My parents were great parents, but they just weren't dog people.  My…
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