Entries from the ‘Favorite Things’ Category

Exploring on the Beach

Exploring on the Beach

Posted by F&S

This past weekend, we were in East Hampton with Martha and we always like to get out and explore.  The Atlantic Ocean is just a block away and we love walking on the beach.  Take a look at what we found.

A Plant Inspection

A Plant Inspection

Posted by Sharkey

After Hurricane Irene and all of the subsequent torrential rainfall, I thought it would be a good idea to inspect all of the tropical plants to see how they survived their quick move to the greenhouse.  I also wanted to see if they were put back where they belong outdoors.  Francesca is always up for …

Kissing Toads.....

Kissing Toads.....

Posted by Pia

This time of year seems to have toads out a hopin’ all over the place. If I spot a toad in a busy street or path, I inherently know to move the potential prince to a nearby safer spot. But, I recently realized that I had little idea what to do if one …

G.K. Takes Off

G.K. Takes Off

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

I get to go for many walks around the farm every day, however, those walks are usually on a leash.  I also get to sit outside, but always tied to something.  I can’t help it if I think it’s fun to run.  I suppose I should learn to run and then go right back home, …

Admiring Martha's Orchids in the Greenhouse

Admiring Martha's Orchids in the Greenhouse

Posted by F&S

You may recall that our last blog was about thinning and transplanting the strawberry vines and we got kind of dirty with that task.  On our way to wash up at the sink in the head house, we passed through the greenhouse and stopped to admire the plants growing there.

Thinning and Transplanting the Strawberries

Thinning and Transplanting the Strawberries

Posted by F&S

We were wandering around the farm yesterday, when we came upon Ryan and Wilmer in the strawberry patch.  They were busy digging up and thinning out the strawberry plants, which had become much too crowded.  Of course, we jumped right in and helped with the task.

In Other Words...

In Other Words...

Posted by Pia

Those of you at the Daily Wag know I love a great quote! Sometimes it seems the greatest wisdom is conveyed in the fewest words.
Maybe that’s why I love animals so much- they don’t distract us from the present with too many unnecessary words. The way in which they offer their …

What Chew Doing?

What Chew Doing?

Posted by Francesca

Sharkey and I love to share our many adventures but sometimes, it really is just a dog’s life.  And a dog’s life involves a lot of chewing and licking!
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Harvesting Onions and Garlic

Harvesting Onions and Garlic

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies always like to be helpful and we especially like to teach our blog readers new things.  Last week, before the hurricane, we helped to harvest the onions and garlic in the vegetable garden.  Take a look!

Say Cheese!

Say Cheese!

Posted by Pia

You know those moments when you feel like all of your hard work is truly worth it? Well thanks to my brother and his family, I got to have one of those moments this past weekend ! As I pulled up to my brother’s house, I spotted an adorable little blond running and …