Entries from the ‘Working’ Category

Plumbing With Sharkey

Plumbing With Sharkey

Posted by Sharkey

Martha is always encouraging us, Frenchies, to be curious, to experiment, and to try new things.  If you are a regular reader of this blog, I think you will agree that Francesca and I really know how to get things done.  Therefore, it should come as no surprise to you that plumbing has been added …

The Big Shoot - Day Two

The Big Shoot - Day Two

Posted by Francesca

On Wednesday, I told you all about the big production that Sharkey, G.K., and I were asked to be part of in New York City.  We pooches will be the stars of our very own webisodes, which you must be certain not to miss, but you’ll be hearing more about that sometime soon.  Anyway, here …

The Big Shoot - Day One

The Big Shoot - Day One

Posted by Francesca

Sharkey, G.K., and I were cast to star in our very own webisodes.  We can’t tell you too much about them, but we were chauffeured into New York City to the Starrett Lehigh building, where this all happened.  I have to say that being a celebrity has its perks, but, like Martha says, it is …

A Look Inside Martha's Kitchen Drawers

A Look Inside Martha's Kitchen Drawers

Posted by F&S

As you may know, Martha is traveling in a far away country called Malaysia.  While she is away, we decided to snoop a little and see what Martha keeps in her kitchen drawers and cabinets.  Fascinating!  We wanted to surprise her as well and measured the  inside of the drawers so that we could have …

What's Going on in the Tomato Patch?

What's Going on in the Tomato Patch?

Posted by Sharkey

Franny and I trotted down to the vegetable garden the other day to see how things were growing. The weather has been getting milder and I suppose the danger of frost has passed. We found Shaun and Wilmer out there planting all the tomatoes they grew from seed and of course, Franny and …

Pulling Weeds with the Crew

Pulling Weeds with the Crew

Posted by Francesca

The other morning when we woke up, a gentle rain was falling.  I was getting a little stir crazy and told Sharkey to find our rain slickers so that we could go outdoors.  We trotted down to where the lilies grow and we found the crew wearing rain slickers, too.  They were busy weeding and …

New Succulents at the Farm!

New Succulents at the Farm!

Posted by Sharkey

Francesca is healing a little problem with her eye and she needs to rest indoors.  Yesterday, I ventured outside and noticed that Shaun was digging along the stone pathway.  I saw that he was planting new succulents and I jumped in to help with the chore.  It’s very gratifying to help around the farm.

Helping in the Peony Garden

Helping in the Peony Garden

Posted by F&S

It finally stopped raining and we, Frenchies, went outside to play.  Not too far from the house is where Martha’s extraordinary peony garden is located.  If you love peonies, this is the place to be!  Peony flowers are very heavy and they tend to flop over, which is why they need to be supported.  We …

Real Champions Like to be Groomed

Real Champions Like to be Groomed

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

I, G.K., was told that I had to go and visit a dog groomer because I was to make my acting debut in a PetSmart commercial.  I have been given baths and brush outs at home, but I had never been to a groomer before.  You might expect a little pup like me to be …

A Daffodil Bouquet for Martha

A Daffodil Bouquet for Martha

Posted by Sharkey

Now that spring has finally arrived, it’s so much fun being outdoors.  Martha has made certain that the farm is a beautiful place to meander around.  When all the flowers start to bloom, it’s just breathtaking!  We, Frenchies, really love the daffodil border.  Come and see what we picked for Martha the other day.