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Monday Mojo

Monday, September 8, 2014  Sorry friends, the cam is still down. :(   I'll leave the little video up so you can at least watch Millie and Luna eat their hay again. It's raining this morning, all the alpacas have moved into the barns so they think it's going to keep…
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Livia

Thursday, September 4, 2014  We're still waiting for the replacement cable to get the alpaca cam working again.  It's on it's way from California and that's all I know.  Thanks for your patience. Update on Livia, the girl I have been watching for a possible pregnancy. I still am not…
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Update and a little secret

Wednesday, September 3, 2014  First the good news: We have ordered the replacement cable for the alpaca cam, and it should arrive in a few days.  The bad news - no alpaca views for today. so sorry.  But I'll give you an update every day so you wont miss a…
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Happy September!

Monday, September 1, 2014  Happy Labor Day! There's a little chill in the air this morning (40 degrees) and the trees at the higher elevations are turning a brilliant orange.  Welcome Fall!  It's my favorite season and I'm ready for spinning and knitting and retreating inside to sit by a…
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New beginnings

Sunday, August 31, 2014 The girls settled in to their new home soon after we unloaded them. And yes I cried. But their new owner is thrilled with them and that makes me happy. These 4 girls will have the best life!   Selling them is always hard for me,…
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How can you sell them?

Saturday, August 30, 2014  Today we'll be delivering 4 alpacas to their new homes.  'How can you sell them? Don't you get attached?' people ask me.  Well it's not easy, but I only sell them to homes where they will be loved and well cared for.  I am always sad…
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Hey, we got hay!

Friday, August 29, 2014  We got a load of hay delivered!  It involved me moving many of  last year bales to a new location, but hey, that's what Motrin is for. ;)   Another load will come today and if the boys area dries out a little more, we'll get their…
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A repeat performance

Thursday, August 28, 2014  I finally was able to get General Patton over to the girl's barn to test the pregnancies.  Almost all the pregnant girls spit at him or looked like they would if he came one step closer.  Except Angelica, who is at the perfect time for a…
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A little too wet

Wednesday, August 27, 2014  More rain is in the forecast for today. We seriously need to dry out! The boys hay barn is now behind a small lake!  No way can a hay delivery truck go back there. Their shelter is totally dry since we raised the floor, and that…
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I need a clue!

Tuesday, August 26, 2014  Finally a night without rain! We need things to dry out a little so we can get our annual hay put in the hay barns.  Rain is in the forecast again for today, I can only hope they are wrong. Remember Livia, the one who I…
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Monday Monday…

Monday, August 25, 2014 Yaya's Yarn Barn is just about put back together and now I have the fun job of spinning a lot of the roving into yarn before our Open Barn Days.  Lucky me! :)  Today I'll take dear Bodhi our granddog for his chemo treatment and then…
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Sunday August 24

Sunday, August 24, 2014 The Fiber Fair was a great success and if you missed it this year, never fear, next year it will happen all over again.  We've already paid our booth fee to be in the very same spot. Thanks to all who came and shopped and said…
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Come to the Fair!

Saturday, August 23, 2014  The first day of the Fiber Fair was fun!  The drive home in the dark and rain... not so much!  Today we'll be there til 6, so come on by and say Hi!  Lots of fun vendors are there this year and because we're indoors, the…
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It’s show time!

Friday, August 22, 2014  Today is the opening day of the Great Basin Fiber Arts Festival.  We'll be there til 9 pm this evening. We've basically put the entire contents of Yaya's Yarn barn into the alpaca trailer!  Ed gets the pleasure of early set up this morning so we'll…
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