on the farm in July

On the farm, all is calm. Today.  Weather reports are checked every couple of hours, the barns have been swept and wheel nuts checked on trailers. All working parts on anything that moves have been cleaned with the air line or greased or banged with a large hammer. The fields have gradually changed in colourContinue reading “on the farm in July”

my commute

Yesterday I helped Beth on the Slamseys Drinks stand at an agricultural show. It took an hour and a half to drive there and made us very grateful that our normal commute to work consists of strolling through the orchard past the ducks as they preen themselves at the side of the pond and haveContinue reading “my commute”