Monthly Archives: March 2011

Running water

My parents are away this week, so I am in charge of the cows, except for the milking, which a neighbour does for us when we are gone.  Since he is in the middle of calving, all he does is … Continue reading

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The big thaw

It is really nice to have the sun back.  It feels like spring, and it is starting to look like it too.  The snow is starting to melt into slush and mud, which is ok, because it means it is … Continue reading

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Mr. Sun

The sun finally came out today, after quite a long while of being hidden behind the clouds.  It was really nice for all living creatures, who were starting to feel quite the Vitamin D deficiency.  Now the cats and the … Continue reading

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New twist

In a surprising new twist to the weather today, it stopped being windy, and the roads became mostly driveable.  Who knows how long this will last, but hopefully winter has actually breathed it’s last breath this time.  I might go … Continue reading

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Stuck once more

Well, this storm system has been blowing snow across the roads for nearly a week straight now.  The south-east wind is just not leaving.  The highway to town is still covered in ice.  The snowplow has been by here numerous … Continue reading

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Kittens

First of all, it is still winter.  Not really the time of year for kittens to make their entrance into this world.  Good thing it is warm in the barn.  It is also a good thing that the mother cats … Continue reading

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Never ending

Apparently the weather read my sarcasm the other day as a plea for more snow, though I did not mean it that way.  The highways around here are closed, and you would never know that it is almost April.  I … Continue reading

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