Entries from the ‘Friends’ Category

Studying Animal Tracks

Studying Animal Tracks

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The farm looks pretty covered with a blanket of snow.  Snow also offers something else.  It allows us to see all sorts of animal tracks – some quite normal and others quite surprising.

Hay Is For Horses!

Hay Is For Horses!

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We Frenchies are taking some time off for the holidays and we thought it would be fun to share some of our favorite blog posts with you in the meantime.

Donkeys in the Snow!

Donkeys in the Snow!

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We Frenchies are taking some time off for the holidays and we thought it would be fun to share some of our favorite blog posts with you in the meantime.

We Decorated Our Blog Studio For The Holidays!

We Decorated Our Blog Studio For The Holidays!

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We realized that there was one more place on the property that needed to be decorated for the holidays and we decided to take the project on all by ourselves.  We needed some cheer in our Blog Studio.  Martha has been talking to or friend,  Richard The Cat from The Home Depot, over Twitter a …

All Partied Out!

All Partied Out!

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On Sunday, Martha had a holiday brunch party at the farm.  There was so much to do to get ready and so many guests were invited.  We dogs were really on the go and this blog is about how we felt the next day.

Great Plans For The Boxwood Room

Great Plans For The Boxwood Room

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There’s an area at the farm behind the Summer House that has been a real work in progress.  A few years ago, Martha had the area enclosed with a wall of tall boxwood shrubs and she has plans for a formal garden.  She calls it the ‘Boxwood Room.’  The other day, more shrubs were delivered …

Holiday Decor in the Tenant House

Holiday Decor in the Tenant House

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In keeping with our theme this week about the holiday decor at the farm, our tour would not be complete if we didn’t show you some of the decorations in the little cottage called the Tenant House.  It is decorated with a woodland theme with beautiful animal ornaments.

More Christmas Decor at the Farm

More Christmas Decor at the Farm

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Yesterday, we showed you how our kitchen is getting decorated for Christmas, but Martha’s elves have been busy decorating other parts of the farm also.  We wandered over to the Summer House to check out what was happening there.  We were quite amazed by what we found.

Recent Farm Activities

Recent Farm Activities

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With winter and the holiday season approaching, there is a hubbub of activity going on at the farm.  Not wanting to miss a thing, we Frenchies fired up the engine of the Kawasaki and went to investigate.

Our Terrace Garden Gets Covered in Burlap

Our Terrace Garden Gets Covered in Burlap

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Getting the farm ready for winter is a daunting job.  So many things need to be stored away and so many plants and garden ornaments are covered with burlap.  We’ve watched the farm crew do these things year after year, but it’s always amazing to see.  We’re just glad that they are so capable and …