Entries from the ‘Martha’ Category

It's Currant Season!

It's Currant Season!

Posted by F&S

On yesterday’s blog, we told you about the strawberries growing in our strawberry patch.  It turns out that many of you readers simply love strawberries.  Well, how many of you know about currants?  Currant season closely follows when strawberries are ripe, and wouldn’t you know it, we Frenchies know a thing or two about these …

Strawberries!!!

Strawberries!!!

Posted by F&S

It’s becoming berry season at the farm and that usually means a bountiful harvest.  We Frenchies noticed that the strawberries, the first berries to ripen, were ready to be picked.  Strawberries are so pretty and sweet smelling and really, who can resist?

The Mounting Blocks at the Farm

The Mounting Blocks at the Farm

Posted by Sharkey

Now that Francesca’s eye is back to normal, she certainly has a lot to catch up on around the farm.  The other day, she found out about the new storage building that’s under construction and I also told her about the stonework project that’s going on.  And speaking of stones, we decided to have a …

G.K. Talks to Rinze

G.K. Talks to Rinze

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

On Wednesday’s Daily Wag, the Frenchies explained about some of the ways that we dogs manage to stay cool during hot weather.  I, G.K., decided to leave the coolness of the kitchen’s marble floor and venture outdoors to see what I could see.

Keeping our Cool!

Keeping our Cool!

Posted by F&S

It’s not quite summer yet, but it sure feels like it’s here.  The temperatures have been hovering around 90º and it’s been super humid.  You know what that means for us dogs – PANTING!  And lots of it!

Viewing the Lilac

Viewing the Lilac

Posted by F&S

A serious survey for our blog readers – Many of you glue squad members have been complaining that you cannot see the blog photos or that you receive an error 404 message.  We have been trying to figure out the problem and we apologize for the inconvenience.  If you have been experiencing …

Adorable, Adorable Felted Frenchies!

Adorable, Adorable Felted Frenchies!

Posted by Sharkey

Last month on Martha’s television show, an entire episode was devoted to Etsy.  As you may know, Etsy is an online marketplace where people all over the world run virtual shops to sell their handmade or vintage items, art and supplies.  Etsy member, Jennifer Thornington, was at that show and presented Martha with a very …

Is it Wood or Faux Bois?

Is it Wood or Faux Bois?

Posted by F&S

Before our recent surgeries, we Frenchies, decided to pay a visit to the patio behind the Summer House where there is a very lovely bench to sit on.  Looking around, we noticed some odd pieces of, what looked like wood, resting on the patio.  We got to wondering what we had found.

Meeting up With Our Friend, Lilly

Meeting up With Our Friend, Lilly

Posted by F&S

After an exciting time of touring around Newport, Rhode Island, we dogs finally made it to the place where Martha was visiting.  It’s where our friend, Lilly, lives – a lovely and grand house with a sprawling green lawn overlooking the beautiful ocean.

Can Dogs Get Sunburned?

Can Dogs Get Sunburned?

Posted by F&S

Martha really takes care of her skin and one thing she always does is protect it from the harmful rays of the sun.  We, Frenchies, with fur covering our skin, are somewhat better protected than humans but, we can also get sunburned from overexposure.  We don’t worry too much about G.K. because he has that …