Entries from the ‘Out & About’ Category

Cutting Back The Shade Garden

Cutting Back The Shade Garden

Posted by F&S

Well, a cold front blew through the other day and it really feels like winter now!  We Frenchies donned our warm winter coats before venturing outdoors to see how the guys were progressing with all of their chores.  We found Fernando and Wilmer working away in the shade garden.

Sharing Donkey Sayings

Sharing Donkey Sayings

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies came across some awesome donkey sayings and, of course, we just had to share them with our donk friends, Clive, Rufus, and Billie.  We thought they were pretty funny, but we might have touched a nerve or two.

The Burlap Project Begins!

The Burlap Project Begins!

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies put on some warm coats and went outdoors to play and explore.  We noticed that the bamboo framework for all of the bamboo covers for boxwood and other shrubs was in the process of being constructed.  What a job!

The Vegetable Greenhouse - Part Two

The Vegetable Greenhouse - Part Two

Posted by F&S

On yesterday’s blog, we Frenchies told you all about composting in the vegetable greenhouse, which helps make things grow so much better.  Today, we’re going to talk about what’s already growing and what’s being planted.

Growing Vegetables Indoors

Growing Vegetables Indoors

Posted by F&S

Now that the growing season is over and our outdoor vegetable garden has been cleaned out, it’s time to move the operation indoors.  We are very fortunate at the farm that Martha had a special greenhouse built for growing vegetables all winter long.  Ryan and Wilmer have been busy getting things ready for planting.

More Of Our Visit To The Home Depot

More Of Our Visit To The Home Depot

Posted by F&S

On Friday we Frenchies to you about our excursion to The Home Depot where we had so much fun browsing through all of the Martha Stewart Living products.  Today’s blog is a continuation of our little spree as we perused the Martha Stewart Living Christmas decorations.

Visiting The Home Depot

Visiting The Home Depot

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies decided to take a little field trip to The Home Depot near our farm in Bedford.  Home Depot is a great place to shop for so many things.  Of course, we had to check out the Martha Stewart Living products displayed throughout the store.

In Search Of Moss

In Search Of Moss

Posted by F&S

Because we Frenchies are so astute and so good at finding things, we are often called upon to carry out special missions.  Yesterday, Ryan the gardener, enlisted our services.

A Towering Pile Of Logs!

A Towering Pile Of Logs!

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies have been hearing chainsaws in the woods for quite some time and we were wondering what was going on.  There’s a pile of logs at the compost yard, so we took a little drive there to check things out.

Dropping Needles In The Autumn

Dropping Needles In The Autumn

Posted by Francesca

Most needle-bearing trees keep their needles all year long, earning them the name “evergreen.”  However, there are certain species of conifers that do something quite different – they drop all their needles in the autumn and are bare all winter long.  We have a few of these species at the farm and I gave Sharkey …