Entries from the ‘Playing’ Category

Watching Wilmer Prune

Watching Wilmer Prune

Posted by F&S

We noticed that Wilmer was pruning on the terrace recently and we decided to keep him company.  It’s sort of hypnotizing to watch someone prune and to hear the clip-clip of the pruners.

Lending Support To Fruit Trees

Lending Support To Fruit Trees

Posted by Francesca

We Frenchies went to explore one of the very old orchards on the farm when I spotted something quite curious and rather clever.

A Lesson About Sand Dollars

A Lesson About Sand Dollars

Posted by Francesca

Martha went to Washington State last week, to a place on the Puget Sound.  I suppose she must have been beach combing because look what we found in the kitchen.

What You May Not Know About Miniature Donkeys

What You May Not Know About Miniature Donkeys

Posted by Francesca

We’ve been so busy that we haven’t seen too much of our friends, the miniature donkeys.  Some of Sharkey’s summer reading has included a book about donkeys and she had a wealth of information to share.

Preparing For Our Camping Road Trip

Preparing For Our Camping Road Trip

Posted by F&S

Summer is a great time for outdoor activities.  We Frenchies thought it would be fun to see what camping was like.  We found some great clothing, toys, and gear from the Martha Stewart Pets line at PetSmart and were anxious to get going.

Our New Pet Doves

Our New Pet Doves

Posted by F&S

As you may know, we have a large cage of pretty red factor canaries that sing so beautifully.  Recently, a new cage appeared with very different birds.  Meet our white doves.

When the Dogs are Away, the Cat Will Play!

When the Dogs are Away, the Cat Will Play!

Posted by F&S

Surprise!  It’s not F & S, but Vivaldi!  Martha is in Maine and took Francesca, Sharkey, and G.K. with her, so I decided to have a little fun and post today’s blog.  Won’t they be surprised when they get around to reading this!  Of course, that is if they can pull themselves …

What We Found In The Equipment Barn

What We Found In The Equipment Barn

Posted by Francesca

Before we left for Maine, we went to visit the farm crew in the equipment barn.  Unfortunately, the guys were all out working.  However, we did find one thing moving.

The Social Life Of Horses

The Social Life Of Horses

Posted by F&S

While tootling around the farm recently, we Frenchies stopped the Kawasaki near the horse paddocks and paid a little visit to the Fresians.  As you may know, we are very curious by nature and have found out that when you start asking questions, you can usually learn so many interesting things!

A Lesson About Figs

A Lesson About Figs

Posted by F&S

There are so many great food items growing around the farm.  Before we went to Maine, we prepared a Daily Wag all about figs.  We hope you enjoy this lesson.