Archive for the ‘Ranch’ Category

When Will the World Slow Down?

It seems that things are speeding up rather than slowing down. With income taxes out of the way for both the business, our partners and our personal taxes, things should have slowed down to a more tolerable pace. Unfortunately, this year it seems to just have spring boarded us into even more projects that need to [...]

April 24, 2012   Posted in: Garden, Livestock  No Comments

A Celebration Back at the Ranch

“Gran Quivira Rustler ” was published yesterday, much to my satisfaction and personal delight.

January 5, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Freelance, Ranch  One Comment

Over 30 Days of Snow on the Ground and Counting

Five foot of snow is not the problem. It’s the boot sucking mud that causes true problems back at the ranch.

January 4, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  2 Comments

Finally, we had a rain

Twin calves are very unusual in the beef industry. Now, drought and unusual weather made getting the twins here truly remarkable

August 3, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  No Comments

It Feels Good to be Writing Again

Summer frees me up to travel with my husband and to write again.

June 27, 2011   Posted in: Freelance, Livestock, Ranch  One Comment

The Frogs Are Croaking Back at the Ranch

It has been three years since the frogs have croaked back on the ranch. It is wonderful to hear them once again.

July 30, 2010   Posted in: Ranch  51 Comments

Branding Season Back at the Ranch

It’s branding time!

July 8, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch, Uncategorized  80 Comments

A Tiny $100 Day Back At the Ranch

Have you ever seen a calf the size of a cat? The new calf is cute and is still worth $100 just by hitting the ground alive!

July 8, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  3 Comments

An Unexpected Week Back at the Ranch

Jimmy Dean may have died, but I will remember him. And another litter of orphaned kittens–Guess I get to stay back at the ranch again!

June 14, 2010  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Ranch  No Comments

To Beat the Heat, Change your Personal Working Schedule and be More Productive at Work

A personal working schedule helps to beat the heat and be more productive.

June 5, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Freelance, Ranch  No Comments