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January, February....

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Time has a way of getting by without realizing.....
I haven't written anything on here since the first of January, and now I'm wondering now where the last seven weeks have flown to. *Sigh*


Everyone around here is okay, including the critters; but the weather sure has been keeping us on our toes lately.  For instance, this was what it looked like here last Thursday~

And yesterday? It was 74 degrees and thunderstorms. 
Warm enough that even the bees came out of their winter slumber  and were venturing away from the hive, looking for water.




A few weeks ago everything was covered over with ice as the temperatures stayed in single digits and teens here for several days.... here I am trying to thaw the sheep's water out with a torch.


The sheep did not like my torch and ran out immediately.  (No doubt fearing I would blow up the barn...)


The chickens got to stay inside for a few nights in the Holiday Hen (laundry room)  when the temperatures were near zero. As you can see, Lily…