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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

More First Cutting Today...

 Not quite as hot as it was yesterday, but my two girls still wanted to stay in the run-in....
while Moon went out for some grass.
 Ted S. brought over 100 bales of hay at 8:30, so I think we are set until the 2nd cutting is available.


At 9 Lorrie and Moon did some ground work with Elizabeth.


 I got in a little mowing before class started at 10:30

Madonna took this photograph with her phone and is going to turn it into a colored pencil drawing.  I just love the composition and color.

Tina did this pastel drawing some time ago.  Rediscovered it today while we were looking for a missing project.  Sweet!


 Sandy is starting a new drawing.

 After class we went out to the garden and everyone picked spinach.
 Ate lunch and continued mowing.  Way out back there are a couple of huge old wild cherry trees.  I stood on the lawn tractor so I could reach some.  Cherries are my weakness.

 Evening chores a little after 5.






 Dinner was leftovers from last night and it tasted just great the second time around.
Night all.


9 comments:

  1. Your own cherries, what a bonus. And the shadows, lovely. Cheers from Jean.

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  2. I think I am in love with your horse Moon. New header is lovely. Sounds like a busy day with lots of hay! I wish you lived over the hill from me, I would join your classes.

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  3. Funny, as soon as I saw the picture of the cherries my saliva started running; my mind envisioned the tartness of the wild cherries!

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  4. Cherries are my favorite fruit as well. Not sure about you standing on the tractor to reach them, though. Be careful!

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  5. Oh I recognize the Highland cattle shot from Hidden Valley:) it looks wonderful.
    I cannot believe you have hay off we have not started it rains and rains every time we think about it. I am happy you have yours off. I bet it smells wonderful. B

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  6. Your spinach is so big and wonderful looking! I need to quit picking mine at the baby stage.

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  7. Beautiful post, Lori! I love that drawing you found. And leftovers always seem to be yummy. :)

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  8. That last shot of the lawn is beautiful. Cherries... what a lucky lady you are. I can't imagine...

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