Red Dirt Farm

Ramblings and Photos from a Country Life

We stood still – eyes locked, playing the game of who will blink first. The bear and I. I was closing up the chicken coops the other night when I looked up and there she was – Mrs. Bear in all her growly big self. I can tell you, I blinked first.  I wanted to …

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It’s raining again,  which is better than snow, but still is it ever going to stop?  Mr. Cottage said it feels muted today.  That grey cast has wrapped around our little house and it feels like no matter how many lights we turn on, we can’t overpower the gloom. It’s a good day for snuggling …

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We lost a piece of our heart this week. Our sweet little senior rescue dog crossed over. Her name was Peanut, she now rests peacefully under the pear tree. Though she was part of our lives for only a short four years and just a speck of a dog her absence feels big and all-consuming. …

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