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Wednesday April 30

Wednesday April 30, 2014  A warming trend starts today , I think I'm ready for it.  I also think it will be a perfect day to try a halter on a few of the wee ones. I'll ask friends to come in a week or so to help with actual…
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A special birthday!

Tuesday April 29, 2014  Happy Birthday to my most awesome little grandson who turns 4 years old today!!  I love being your Yaya. ♥  I hope this year is full of love and learning.  We'll have a party for you this weekend. :)     Visitors coming today, and we're…
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Trust the process

Monday April 28, 2014  Well how do you like that? We woke up to 4 - 5 inches of new snow this morning! It really is pretty and I know it will all melt soon , so why would I complain? All the outside animals are still wearing winter coats…
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Friends

Sunday April 27, 2014  Today we're having some dear old friends visit.  They bought alpacas from us many years ago, and later moved out of state but they're coming back for a visit. We're so  happy that they are making time for a stop at Blue Moon Ranch in their…
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A rainy Saturday

Saturday April 26, 2014   It looks a little dreary outside but we're still having class today. The rest of our big barn clean out, which we were hoping to do after class has been postponed until the weather improves.   And the grass continues to get greener! Happy Saturday! Photo…
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Juliet

Thursday April 24, 2014  I will tell you, over the winter I've been just a little worried about our Juliet. (That is why she and her mom were removed from the for sale page, I wont sell any alpaca if I have concerns about them at all)  She is a…
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Snow and swallows

Wednesday April 23, 2014  The weather forecasting stone has white on top today! I think that means it's snowing. ;) Maybe more snow this morning and much colder today, which probably pleases the alpacas.  They have no use for 70+ temps when they are wearing a year's growth of fleece!   My…
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Bird Rescue Zone

Tuesday April 22, 2014  I really love all the birds that visit Blue Moon Ranch and of  course I encourage them by keeping bird feeders filled.  Our problem is that our home has many large windows all over and we get quite a few bird crashes into the windows. I've tried those decals…
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I can see clearly now…

Monday April 21, 2014   You might notice that the main cam (under the overhang) has a slightly different view. It's because we are doing a big barn clean up this year and we removed the chute that used to be under there.  Now the chute is more accessible and we might…
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Happy Easter!

Sunday April 20, 2014   Happy Easter! Our family will be here today and we'll have our annual Easter Egg hunt. Then some feasting and just hanging out at the ranch. It should be perfect weather, and our Woodland frogs just started singing yesterday. With the black birds and the frogs, it's a chorus!  Enjoy your day!…
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A Spring Boucle

Saturday April 19, 2014   Five dozen eggs have been dyed, the pasture has been vacuumed, just a little more prep inside the house and we're ready for tomorrow. :)  I have some of the most unique alpaca blend yarn that I am skeining today and getting  ready for the store.  I'm…
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Dogs in class

Friday April 18, 2014  Chief and Abby thought having 26 kids here yesterday was the best thing ever.  Gideon thought it was OK.  (give the guy a break, he is almost 11 :))  When the kids were told to get in a circle, Chief sat right in the circle next…
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