Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fire & Air

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Clouds at Sunset after Storm Just as we sat down to dinner after loading pigs we saw these magnificent clouds across the valley. Outdoors: 79°F/61°F 3″ Rain, Sunny Tiny Cottage: 66°F/62°F Daily Spark: The rest of the world is the … Continue reading

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Cutting PVC Pipe with String

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Hope Cutting PVC Pipe with a String Hope, my plumber’s helper of the moment, is demonstrating the technique for cutting PVC pipes with an ordinary string. Nothing special. Nothing up her sleeves. Just a string and friction.

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Pig Available 1st of Week September

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Bens & Shoat Pigs in South Weaning Paddock We have an opening for a whole pig (or two halves) in the first week of September. If you’re interested, contact me via email at

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Communicating Complexities

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Kavi Stalking We have limited communications with our dogs. They understand hundreds of words in our speech and sign language that we use on the farm for herding and other things. The dogs are also able to talk to us … Continue reading

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