Entries from the ‘Playing’ Category

It's Road Trip Time!

It's Road Trip Time!

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We Frenchies and G.K. decided to pack up our things and take a little excursion to our home in East Hampton.  First, we got out all of our favorite travel supplies from the Martha Stewart Pets line at PetSmart.  Then, we decked out the back seat with a really comfortable Martha Stewart Pets Travel Hammock …

Meeting The Nice Folks From Equestrian Quarterly

Meeting The Nice Folks From Equestrian Quarterly

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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!

A Lesson In Sedum, Or Stonecrop

A Lesson In Sedum, Or Stonecrop

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We Frenchies love teaching you about the world of plants and today’s lesson is about the genus, sedum, in the Crassulaceae family.  We love these hardy plants and after reading this blog, we think you will too!

Getting Ready For Another Dinner Party

Getting Ready For Another Dinner Party

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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

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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

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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.

Visiting The Farrier At The Stable

Visiting The Farrier At The Stable

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We Frenchies were cruising around in the Kawasaki yesterday and we headed towards the stable.  We were so happy to see a familiar truck and we stopped to say hello.

How Strong Is Your Prey Drive?

How Strong Is Your Prey Drive?

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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.

Edging The Peony Beds

Edging The Peony Beds

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Nothing sets off your garden like a nice crisp edge and that’s why we Frenchies were so happy to see edging action taking place in the peony garden just as those amazing flowers are beginning to open.

Deadheading Tulips

Deadheading Tulips

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Because we spend so much time in the garden, we Frenchies know the importance of deadheading, the removal of dead or spent flowers.  Depending of the flowering plant, there are different methods of deadheading and today, we will discuss how to deadhead tulips.