~May Journal~
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In which I begin to welcome signs of summer
Submitted By margery on 10/05/12
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 ~May 11, 2010, 8:12PM~ 
The weather out my window... The first day it really felt like summer!
I am thinking... The camera is acting up again. . . =(
What today held... Hmm . . .  I sorted through and connected the greenhouse hoses, we put in a large part of the outdoor garden fence, went on a walk down to the pond with the girls and saw a nest of newborn robin chicks, Dolly had her kids - a boy and a girl, Tess Hahn dropped by for a visit, I made jam for the month, and I don't know what else!  A sunny, busy day.
I am wearing... A jean skirt, purple tee, apron, and a twisted bun
I am feeling... rather tired, cool, and a little reminiscent 
I am thankful... That Dolly's delivery went so well!
One of my favorite things... The miracle of a birth
I am reading... Judges, The Triumph of the Scarlet Pimpernel, The Screwtape Letters, and Sergeant York
In the kitchen... is a bouquet of fresh tulips
I am so blessed... to be in the family of God
I am creating... An incessant gush of sound on the piano
I am wishing... I had a little shiny-red '53 Chevy pickup truck<3
I am hearing... The girls outside playing in the dusk
A truth I am pondering... God doesn't have any grandchildren!
Random thought... Is it Little Red Sliding-Wood, or Little Red Slippery Wood-Hood? (Inside joke, people=)
Favorite Photos...
Just a few hours old
Doesn't he look like a wee little burro?
Molly or Madeline - which shall it be?

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Re: ~May Journal~
4 weeks - 32,767v
Posted 2010/05/12 - 4:18 GMT
What darling kids!  I love the pic with Lilly:)  What a lovely smile.
For some reason kids look much sturdier at a few hours old than lambs do...maybe because they have more hair?  idk
Did you get to watch Dolly giving birth?  I still haven't seen any of my sheep giving birth - I always miss it by seconds.  Maybe someday...
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Re: ~May Journal~
2 weeks - 22,163v
Posted 2010/05/12 - 4:34 GMT
Perhaps they just are sturdier. . .I don't know, either:)
No, we just missed it by seconds, too - Ellen walked by the goats on her way to the greenhouse to get something, and when she came back, there they were!  Everything went perfectly.  I did see most of our ewes give birth, though - and it's pretty special to watch.
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Re: ~May Journal~
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Posted 2010/05/17 - 23:04 GMT
Oh!  I want one!  I think you should enter the picture of Lilly with kid in the fair.  Love you!

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