After a week of snow and freezing temperatures, today was like spring. Sun was shining and everything looked great. My yarn came back from the mill a couple of weeks ago, this time I had my Llanwenog fleeces blended with … Continue reading
Our Ram for the 14 ewes has arrived, let’s see how he gets on with them…. Hopefully we can expect a barn full of bouncing healthy lambs end of March/early April 2018
This year I have blended my Llanwenog fleeces with some Black Welsh Mountain fleeces to create this stunning grey (50/50%). Below is the light grey yarn as a comparison, which is 25/75%. Again, spun at Curlew Weavers near Newcastle Emlyn, a … Continue reading
After month and month of rain and storms, the sun finally has made a more permanent appearance. It is so nice to be outside, not having to fight the wind, worry about the animals in the soggy fields and just … Continue reading
Now that the lambs are all outside apart from the last set of twins, they are enjoying even more space to stretch their legs. I can’t stop smiling, when I see them like this, so full of energy. Pity … Continue reading
Umay finally decided after more than 10 days since Suzie had her lamb, that it was her time. She had a set of twins, 2 more ram lambs. Final count is 14 lambs, 5 twins and 4 singles. They seem to … Continue reading
The ewes and lambs have come out of their individual pens. The lambs are enjoying a lot more space to run around and cause mayhem. After a long day………….