Monthly Archives: September 2012

Timber undone

Another windstorm tomorrow night. I’d been thinking about plans b, c & d because our neighbors damaged cottonwood trees were still in place at lunchtime today. There was a non-zero chance the upcoming windstorm would topple one of them into … Continue reading

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Took high in trial today!!! What a dog! What a handler! I checked CWCCA’s site, they list between 3 and 6 Cardigans taking HiT at herding trials annually over the last 10 or so years. That boy is smoking’. There … Continue reading

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Our herding rockstar

We are so proud of Bing and our friend Suzanne. Today they had a very nice 88.5 point run in Herding Started (course A, sheep) at the AKC herding trial. 1st place in his class, Reserve High in Trial, and … Continue reading

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High wind warning for Anchorage tonight. Boy howdy! The neighbor against our back fence just lost two of his REALLY tall cottonwood trees. One looks like it may have hit his house. We moved ourselves, Elizabeth and the dogs away … Continue reading

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Peaches, Alaskan squash, pears

We picked up a flat of organic peaches and a flat of organic pears, as well as an Alaskan grown squash. Did a mix of puréed for the freezer and canned for the shelf. Part of the prep work for … Continue reading

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In her rain hat at Fire Island

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Sandhill Cranes

At herding today, cranes. Your browser does not support the video tag

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