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


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