Entries from the ‘Working’ Category

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.

Rose of Sharon on the Pergola

Rose of Sharon on the Pergola

Posted by Sharkey

Francesca and I are both lovers of flowers and especially love walking through the pergola on the farm.  Different varieties of flowers bloom at different times of the year, so there is always something pretty blossoming for us to look at!

Edible Flowers at the Farm

Edible Flowers at the Farm

Posted by F&S

As you know, we Frenchies are curious about so many things and just the other day, we started a discussion about edible flowers.  Not all flowers are edible, so it’s important to be certain which ones are, as some flowers can be toxic.  However, at the farm, there are many edible …

What's Lurking in That Tree?

What's Lurking in That Tree?

Posted by Francesca

I recently blogged about how I drove the Kawasaki around the farm checking on all of the sprinklers watering the gardens.  After my inspection, I continued my drive when I spotted something quite large lurking in a tree.  I was rather surprised by what I found.

The Importance of Water

The Importance of Water

Posted by Francesca

Despite the hot weather, I’ve been feeling quite energetic these days.  Of course, I’ve been drinking a lot of water to keep myself hydrated, which got me thinking about all of the plants out in the gardens and wondered if they were getting enough water?

Vivaldi Loves His Catnip!

Vivaldi Loves His Catnip!

Posted by F&S

We, Frenchies, were outdoors the other day, when a very strong and sweet aroma filled the air.  We saw some commotion down by the long pergola and we went to check things out.

Checking On Produce

Checking On Produce

Posted by F&S

After our nice long nap, we Frenchies felt it was time to venture out into the heat again.  We decided to check on some of the fruit that’s forming on bushes and trees.  We really grow quite a bit of produce for human consumption!

Rinze's Cooling Shower

Rinze's Cooling Shower

Posted by F&S

As stated on Friday’s blog, we followed Betsy and Rinze into the stable to see how horses take a shower.  We Frenchies know the importance of good grooming and we were happy to see that the horse’s have a bathing regime, as well.