It’s October here and it’s finally starting to warm up. It seems like it takes until summer for it to feel like spring. The temperatures can be unpredictable; one day it’s hot and the next day it’s freezing cold. When […]
Lambs and Flowers…It Must Be Spring!
We’re 11 days into Spring and it’s been a mixed bag so far. The nights are still quite cold with lows in the high 30’s and daily highs have been in the low 60’s. The sun feels quite hot when […]
New Zealand Spring…in September!?
Have you ever wondered if everything you were taught might be wrong? Sometimes I feel like that when I’m riding my bike looking at trees budding, birds nesting and daffodils blooming. I think….”Aahhhhh, Spring”, then think, “Wait…what month is it? […]
Life and Death on the Farm
It’s lambing and calving time here. The dairy cows have been birthing for the past week or so, with a new calf almost daily, it seems. They are mighty cute…one has a little heart shaped white spot on its forehead. […]