Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Hartung Farm sale


houshold items not very interesting


but selling the farm drew a crowd




when you start bidding at 2 million there are not many bidders


and sold for 2.5 (not to us)

Monday, August 13, 2018

3rd cut


On Friday we did 3rd cut


Saturday, August 11, 2018

Elora wrap up


cool trees growing in the gorge


wild life


low water


hiking in the gorge


fun kind of camper all colour coordinated


the girls finished the puzzle



Friday, August 10, 2018

visitors


we had an open door policy


that brought on several different relatives


all ages



bye bye


often supper, camp-fire and a game





Annette has a very fun hotdog pole


we only had a little bit of rain


Thursday, August 9, 2018

Biking to the tubing launch site


biking with Dick and Gladys to the tubing launch site



different route with Annette and Wilma


but same place going down the steps


It's very low flow so you can walk far


kind of fun walking beside the river


water streams going in the gorge


nice place for a picture


sister picture


fun to see the people in tubes
we almost went too, maybe next year

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Elora camping


4 campsites close together



Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Hariston Home Painting


we painted some trim


supervised by Emily 


and the doors for the first coat


this is Brandon & Karissa's home


Both are quite handy and were their own contractors



but family help is good


Gwen made a delicious lunch


the floor was still dusty



Monday, August 6, 2018

unloading Straw


unloading the last 2 loads


growing muscles 


It's warm and sweaty

Saturday, August 4, 2018

new Straw

Most of the straw we use is big bales


Getting ready for the small bales


we need 3 wagons


first one done
Marc's friend Noah helped out


the 2 boys went to unload 



and I got drafted into driving the tractor with the baler


water and cold juice


the clouds are active
one m,ore load


they just pushed the last load inside and it rained hard


Thursday, August 2, 2018

Making room for Straw


bales from the William's Farm


Filling up the Straw loft with last year's straw
making room for this year's straw


Happy with our new bale wagons