Tag: farm

  • Picking up pebbles…

    Amelia enjoyed picking up pebbles and throwing them into the stream.

  • Wordless Wednesday: Planting Christmas Cactus.

  • Wordless Wednesday: Two horses on the road.

  • Holiday adventures with grandchildren.

    Amelia on her way to the Paradise ducks who were swimming in the cow’s drinking trough. Luigi and Molly tired after their visit to the Wild West(farm). It’s the school holidays; Bea built this jig saw puzzle. Some of her paintings. She keeps herself busy drawing, painting and watching TV. Today we went to the […]


  • In the Moment 7: After the farm visit.

  • In the Moment 6: On the farm 2

    Meeting Diëgo and Mickey the goat. Bea came to visit me on the farm on Saturday. She got a bit of a fright when she met Diego the sheepdog. Diego was too friendly and nearly pushed her over. Bea started yelling and crying. Trompie helped Diego by barking at Bea too. Not good at all. […]

  • In the moment 1. Horse?

    Just after ten I heard: “Clip-clop, clip-clop.” I went to investigate. Across the road was a group of school children waiting the horse’s arrival. The children had a good time on the farm across the road from me.

  • JusJoJan 2/20 – a Photo

    A Photo My precious grand daughter Bea(no, correction Beatrix) visited me for about an hour on the farm. It was to hot to be outside so we sat inside drinking a cold drink. While the adults were discussing the past week while visiting Beas other grand parents in Cambridge, New Zealand, she played with ouma’s […]

  • Last day of the year 2019

    The last day of 2019 is done and dusted. Everybody is waiting for the big bang of midnight. I’ve taken some photos of my surroundings this afternoon. It was a hot day and the sheep and cows came up early to the gate to be fed. The valley below. Sheep in the paddock. Trompie sniffing […]

  • First aftrenoon on the farm again.

    Just beautiful. I fed the sheep and cat. Now I’m watching TV “The great escape” which I haven’t seen before! Tomorrow I’m having Christmas lunch with my good friend Jan.

  • Last day on the farm

    I had an adventurous ten days out on a farm high up in the hills. This is my last day. The last day arrived. I systematically got my stuff ready to pack the car. In the meantime, I fed the cats, rabbits, and Trompie(my dog). I let Trompie out at the front. He explored the […]

  • Farm adventure in pictures.

    I had a good time on the farm. The weather was horrible and I had to stay inside the most of the time. I had to go out in the pouring rain to let the sheep into the paddock every day, feed the chickens who are way up the hill from the house. Sunday October […]