Category Archives: QCS Ranch

Sunday Dinner

What a lovely Sunday! Saturday night church allows me to not feel so guilty about being lazy Sunday morning. But I wasn’t totally lazy. I must have had enough lazy days lately that I actually felt like tackling a few … Continue reading

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Fabulous Flash

Madison has been telling Grandpa it’s been time for a ride for a really long time. We haven’t had anything very trustworthy for a seven-year old. But Flash has taken up residency at the QCS Ranch. He is the biggest … Continue reading

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When Ernie met Sally

Ernie has a new friend. A week ago my Mom finally found herself a dog. She has been looking for two years. Sally is four years old and has been good for Ernie. She plays and chases and puts him … Continue reading

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Happy Spring 2013!

Last year this week was in the 50s and 60s for daytime temps. As much as I hate to admit it, the view this year seems much more normal to me. Don’t really like the single digit daytime temps, but … Continue reading

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White and Green

The foot of snow we received a week ago has kept us busy pushing snow. The snow has inconvenienced those of us who move around on two legs, but Ernie has found the piles and piles of white stuff to … Continue reading

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Winter Reminder

            Old Man Winter returned full force today. We normally don’t put any of the horses in during bad weather because they can get behind something – trees, bales, buildings – to get out of … Continue reading

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Does it Have to be Monday Tomorrow?

I wish more weekends were like this! New recipes intrigue me but I very seldom actually get (take) a chance to try one. I decided to try a couple out of Bon Appetit. But it’s really no fun to share … Continue reading

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Barney

We lost a good friend yesterday. We knew him for 12 years. He was exceedingly loyal, patient and a good judge of character. Barney loved showing us he was a great working dog by chasing the horses when we drove … Continue reading

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Fencing

This past weekend was perfect for fencing. Partly sunny. Not too hot, not too cold. Just right.   Mark and Kaitlin spent Saturday getting the corner posts set and the gate hung. Sunday I helped string the wire and set … Continue reading

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Sale Day at the Four Sixes

I’m glad most people at the Four Sixes on sale day did not know Mark and I were from the frigid north because I’m afraid they would have blamed us for the record cold temperatures we suffered that day! We … Continue reading

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