A Break From Coyote Hunting

A Break From Coyote Hunting

Travis is the hardest working coyote hunter I’ve ever had on the ranch. He sleeps in the woods, hikes up and down the hills – no ATV, sets up to 22 traps in one day…..but can’t resist a lake full of bass and cutthroat trout. Advertisements

A New BFL Ram….

A New BFL Ram….

Yes, BFL ram, Grayson, has company with the addition of a new Bluefaced Leicester – Willie. Hmmm, I’d change his name, but he comes prancing to this name and is super smart. No use confusing him. Willie’s mom is a blue-ribbon winner, so I’m expecting super lambs when the day arrives…..

Searching for the Lobsters….

Searching for the Lobsters….

A welcome break from these dry hot summers is to get lost under the forest canopy and pick a few pounds of lobster mushrooms. These beauties love the dryness, and stick out like a sore thumb. Their best quality is taste….so mushrooms on everything..!!

Stealing a Catfish or Two…..!!!

Stealing a Catfish or Two…..!!!

Almost everyone loves fish — and this blue heron has eaten quite a few the last few weeks. While the sheep graze in the back pastures nature and all the wildlife press on. I haven’t posted the last few months while I worked hard on this ranch and searched for a little more inspiration. Not … Continue reading

The Lambs Have Arrived….!!!

The Lambs Have Arrived….!!!

Finding the most comfortable place to lay down was all this little lamb wanted. She didn’t even mind that her new found couch wasn’t even her mom. Soon it will be time to shear all these beautiful fleeces once the rain slows.  

Interrupting Lunch Hour……

Interrupting Lunch Hour……

Not too sure if I’m interrupting lunch or the porcupine is interrupting the herd’s favorite pasture. Fortunately, this little creature is smart enough to stroll to the nearest thicket whenever the sheep get too close.