Entries from the ‘Out & About’ Category

Window Washing at the Tenant House

Window Washing at the Tenant House

Posted by Francesca

We were driving with Uncle Carlos going past the tenant house when I remembered hearing something about washing the windows of that building.  Washing windows is loads of fun, especially when I sit back and watch Sharkey do all the work!

Hayride at the Farm

Hayride at the Farm

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

If you were able to watch Martha’s grilling special last Friday night, then you’ll know that hayrides were given around the farm.  We, dogs were asked to go along as the tour guides.  It was a lot of fun.

A Grilling Party at the Farm

A Grilling Party at the Farm

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

We had a lot of commotion recently at the farm.  Martha was involved with filming her very first grilling special called Grilling Secrets of the Master Chefs, premiering tonight, June 24th at 8 p.m. ET on Hallmark Channel.  There was a big party where the guests got to eat all of the delicious food and, …

A Garden Tour Means Cookies!!!  Or Not

A Garden Tour Means Cookies!!! Or Not

Posted by F&S

Some of you commented that you couldn’t see the images from Monday’s blog about G.K. wanting to be a squirrel chaser.  Therefore, we made an executive decision to let it run a second day in hopes that it could be viewed by all.  Our apologies, but it seems that our blog server is having some …

GK Wants to be a Squirrel Chaser

GK Wants to be a Squirrel Chaser

Posted by F&S

G.K. decided that he wanted to come on board as an official squirrel chaser.  So we, Frenchies, enlisted Uncle Carlos to help with the training.  We all decided that a gentle trot alongside the Kawasaki would be a good starting point.

In Search of Color on a Cloudy Day

In Search of Color on a Cloudy Day

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies, were outside the other day, feeling as bleak as the weather.  The sky was gray and the world seemed the same.  However, our moods lifted when we decided to go out and explore.  It seems you just have to look on the bright side.

Hunting For Wild Mushrooms in Maine

Hunting For Wild Mushrooms in Maine

Posted by Sharkey

When we were last in Maine, I took these photos, but misplaced my camera.  Good thing that Martha found it and packed it with her things to take back to Bedford.  So, here’s another blog from Maine – better late than never!

Hunting For Cats

Hunting For Cats

Posted by F&S

Every evening, before Laura Acuna, the housekeeper, leaves for the day, she has to hunt down all of the cats and make sure they are inside for the night.  She sometimes asks us, Frenchies, to locate them, since they like to hide so much.  We’ve got to tell you, cats are so uncooperative!

Planting Hens and Chicks

Planting Hens and Chicks

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies, saw Shaun and Wilmer planting succulents along the stone paths the other day and it seemed like they needed some help.  Like so many things in this world, gardening comes naturally to us and our help was greatly appreciated.

Exploring Bar Harbor

Exploring Bar Harbor

Posted by Francesca

On Martha’s blog today, she posted a lot of beautiful photos of planting the giant urns on the Skylands terrace.  When the work was complete, Uncle Carlos suggested a drive to Bar Harbor so that Ryan could see some of the local flavor.  It’s always a fun town to visit.