Jeffries Family Farm
Walter Jeffries Tinker, Tailor… A bit eclectic & a tad eccentric, polymath, quantum mechanic & Farmer. Also lucky at cards.
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Missing Dog – Romula disappeared on in August. Unfortunately her collar came off so she has no ID with her. ~5years old, Female, ~45 lbs
White, grey/black & brown, Upright ears, Looks similar to a coyote. See photos.
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Monthly Archives: July 2007
Tonight this moth flew into our lives. My son Will spotted it in the kitchen but it didn’t look like the above picture. I took a photo, the one above, and then it flew down and landed on my chest, … Continue reading
Just a mall out in the sticks. This panorama was taken from the top of our mini-van at the Berlin, Vermont mall. A small version of Walmart, JC Penny, Walden Books, a bank, JoAnne Fabric, an Opthomatrist, two shoe stores, … Continue reading
That is what I see when I look at the wall between the tiny cottage bedroom and bathroom. This is the wall by our bed which is also the wall where Holly and my work desk will be. Admittedly, I … Continue reading
That is a rather interesting cut of a concrete block. The reason for the odd cut is that allows us to pour a beam that will unify everything from the back wall at the north of the tiny cottage, across … Continue reading
Three Pumpkins Do you use iodine, a.k.a., Lugol’s Solution, on your farm or homestead for sterilizing wounds, umbilical cords and the like? The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is now outlawing the sale of this important compound. Why? Apparently druggies use … Continue reading
Fixing a Bad BreakUp until now all of the granite we have cut and split went perfectly. Today we had a bad break. I was splitting a 31″ long sill for the bedroom and instead of cleaving cleanly the stone … Continue reading
What is that??? Care to guess? Leave ideas in comments. Here’s the answer for after you’ve thought about it… Outdoors: 80°F/62°F SunnyFarm House: 73°F/67°FTiny Cottage: 70°F/68°F Miss split bedroom granite sill – oops!
In a discussion about fencing someone wrote: Hi Walter: Thanks for the suggestions. I especially liked this one [for fence testing]: “Best test is to use the tip of your tongue or your nose while standing barefoot in your piss. … Continue reading
That is not a Marvin window. While we were taking a break from working on the cottage this afternoon Will spotted three huge birds. At first we thought they were hawks but I think they were buzzards, not something we … Continue reading