Entries from the ‘Martha’ Category

Meeting The Nice Folks From Equestrian Quarterly

Meeting The Nice Folks From Equestrian Quarterly

Posted by F&S

On Friday, we had some visitors at the farm.  A team from Equestrian Quarterly came to photograph the stable for an upcoming issue.  EQ is an impressive publication, which they call a coffee-table magazine and we think that we Frenchies will be part of the story!

Getting Ready For Another Dinner Party

Getting Ready For Another Dinner Party

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies love when Martha entertains.  Before hand, there is so much hustle and bustle to get the house ready for guests.  We really savor all the great aromas emanating from the kitchen as the food is prepared.  And what we really enjoy is the actual art of entertaining, which we have gotten quite good …

What You May Not Know About The Great Blue Heron

What You May Not Know About The Great Blue Heron

Posted by F&S

Martha and Betsy were riding the horses, Rinze and Ramon, recently near our farm in Bedford.  They rode past a swampy area when they spotted something amazing high in the trees.  Martha, of course, had her camera and took these photos.  After seeing them, we Frenchies did a little research and thought we would share …

Predator Tang

Predator Tang

Posted by F&S

The other day, we Frenchies told you about our prey drive.  After finding Empress Tang skulking around outside, we got to wondering and did a little research regarding cats’ predatory nature.

How Strong Is Your Prey Drive?

How Strong Is Your Prey Drive?

Posted by F&S

You may recall that we Frenchies love to chase squirrels and we nearly got a little varmint yesterday.  We have to admit that one of us kind of gets carried away with the whole prey drive thing.

G.K. Returns From Another Victory!

G.K. Returns From Another Victory!

Posted by Francesca

As you may remember, G.K. was whisked away to another dog show and was supposed to return on Monday.  However, Karen Tracy didn’t bring him back until yesterday and we Frenchies missed him for another whole day.

Checking Out More Beautiful Blooms

Checking Out More Beautiful Blooms

Posted by F&S

All set for another garden tour?  We Frenchies drove around in the Kawasaki the other day just before a torrential rainstorm arrived.  Good thing we did, because many of the lovely flowers we looked at took a real beating in the storm.  Enjoy!

G.K. - Will He Be Best In Show?

G.K. - Will He Be Best In Show?

Posted by F&S

Well, it’s happened again.  G.K. has gone off to another dog show.  We Frenchies feel a real sense of void when he’s gone but, he is a great show dog.

Searching for Blooms at the Farm

Searching for Blooms at the Farm

Posted by F&S

We’ve had some chilly, rainy weather here at the farm and after the rain, the temperatures got quite hot.  These are not the most ideal conditions for spring flowers and many blossoms have faded away.  However, we persevered and found blooms in the blue family.

Have You Had Your Share of Ramps?

Have You Had Your Share of Ramps?

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies found Ryan way out in the woodland planting a little spring wonder.  Here’s a little lesson in ramps.