Monthly Archives: March 2006

Hollywood Week Wrap Up

I could go on and on posting pictures from our trip (I took around 80 pictures). But I think it’s time to wrap things up and get back to the farm. Whatever experiences in my life, big or small, I … Continue reading

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Disneyland

Olivia said of her day at Disneyland, “This is the best day of my whole life!” You can’t help but notice that everyone has a big grin on their face as soon as they walk through the gates into Disneyland. … Continue reading

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Hollywood Boulevard

The Event ended about 11:30, and we were told that we had the limo until 3:00! So off we went to see the sights. After a quick trip up to Griffith Observatory (which was closed for remodeling, but we still … Continue reading

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What a Trip!

What a crazy, wonderful, once-in-a-lifetime trip. Everything went so smoothly, and we had so much fun. Stephanie & Stacey from Media Tonic, and Rick from Disney were all so gracious and just as excited to have us as we were … Continue reading

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Sugar Creek Farm Goes Hollywood

You are so not going to believe this story, but I swear, it’s all true. Last week a gal from a PR firm in Los Angeles called. They’re doing publicity for the DVD release of the movie Chicken Little, and … Continue reading

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A River Runs Through It

Sitting on the downhill slope to a creek, as we do, means some wet conditions come springtime. It starts in our neighbor’s field to the east… Continues on towards the barnyard… Right through the middle of the cattle yard… And … Continue reading

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Perspective

As you drive down our road, the prominent feature of this farmstead is the house. Walking around the “backend” of the farm, I realized I hadn’t really looked at it from this perspective before. From here the dilapidated machine shed … Continue reading

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Mid-March Snowstorm

Despite a couple of 50-degree teaser days last week, Old Man Winter reminded us today that it is still officially, according to the calendar, his season. Sometime in the middle of the night last night I was awakened by the … Continue reading

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Four

Rafe Henry is four today. Four. I almost can’t comprehend it. He loves to make people laugh. He’s always made us laugh every day, but now he’s aware of it. Now he’ll do something and ask, “Is that funny?” He’s … Continue reading

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Yearlings

The official start of calving season (9 months after Matt turned in the bull) will be upon us in a couple of weeks. Most of our current group of calves are 11 and 12 months old now. Petey then… …and … Continue reading

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