Monthly Archives: April 2008

Asshole

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Unopinionated PigletThere is an old saying, “Opinions are like assholes, everyone’s got one.” Well, this piglet doesn’t. It is amazing it lived so long. The piglet is about four weeks old in the photo above. It has not been thriving. … Continue reading

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Moon Shot

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Moon behind BranchesThis is the best moon photo I’ve ever gotten with a digital camera. Not great but better. The image above is not enhanced or image adjustment at all, just cropped to 100% 400 pixels wide for the blog. … Continue reading

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Snow Silk

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Mysterious Snow SilkThis is my mystery photo for the week. It really is a mystery – I don’t know what this is. As the snow melts it appears all over the place on the surface of the snow and then … Continue reading

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Local Warming

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Ben AshingThe trick is to judge the wind so the ashes scatter away from you. A good toss will send a fine ash for hundreds of feet on a gentle breeze leaving a light coat of ash along the snow … Continue reading

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Spring Farmstead Panorama

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Farm Spring Pan – April 15thTo see a large version of the panorama (1.4MB) clic the image above but beware that the image is very large. Instead of clicking there, if you want to see high resolution parts, just look … Continue reading

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Mud Season

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93% of Vermont Roads Look Like This…Mud season has hit. Yesterday morning I pulled the town dump truck out of the ditch. I had gotten a call from one of our neighbors down in the hollow that the it was … Continue reading

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Hay Bale Found

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Hay Bale RevealedLast fall while unloading hay from the truck I dropped that bale and it rolled into the field across the road. The soil was soft so I didn’t want to go driving down there with the tractor to … Continue reading

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Ashes, Ashes All Melt Down

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Wood AshOne bucket of wood ash – that’s about a month’s worth of wood in the little wood stove in our tiny cottage. Our old, huge, Sam Daniels wood stove in the basement of the old farm house produced about … Continue reading

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Pi in the Sky

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Global CoolingThis photo isn’t from today but rather last Saturday. Unfortunately things have not changed much. It is still glorious sunny, snowy weather here about. Yesterday someone was telling me they drove down to Connecticut and helped plant a garden. … Continue reading

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Three Headed Pig!

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Our sow had a three headed piglet! Alive! Wow! This morning I went out to check on 840123999102666 and she had the strangest looking piglet. At first I thought it had two heads and then I realize there were three! … Continue reading

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