Happy Days!

Yesterday was my last day of milking for 2011.  Yay!  It’s been twice a day since April, I actually feel like we could get away for a few days if we wanted to.  Goats are seasonal breeders, they need to be dried off to assure they can get pregnant again in the Fall for Spring kids and then we’ll have milk for 2012.   Mina, Bella and Hermione gave me two and a half quarts this morning.  That’s also yesterday’s batch of chevre drained and ready to be salted.  Today’s my birthday and also our 24th wedding anniversary.  And marks one year since our wonderful daughter Tracy decided I needed a blog for my birthday so it’s a blog anniversary, too.  Happy days and thank you again, Tracy!


8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Lora
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 07:58:57

    Happy Birthday! Happy Anniversary! Happy Blog…Day!


  2. Mieljolie
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 10:25:58

    WOW! You’ve got a lot to celebrate!! Happy Birthday and Anniversaries! So glad your daughter started you on your blogging. It’s been wonderful to read!



  3. Diane Fortner
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 10:26:46

    Congratulations on all these happy events! Take time to enjoy each one a special milestone. I enjoy your blog so much!


  4. Sandy
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 10:29:39

    Connie, Happy Birthday!!! Happy Anniversary!!! and thanks Tracy for getting your Mom on the Blog. I always look forward to seeing what is happening at the Missing Willow Farm.


  5. Jennifer
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 10:36:08

    Well you might want to let a person know ahead of time! 😉 Happy Everything Day!! Hope you get to do something FUN!! (You deserve it!) And – happy last day of milking too – that has to feel like a real break!


  6. Meredith
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 11:39:17

    WOW! lots to celebrate today! Happy wishes all around!


  7. Teresa
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 12:51:59

    I’ll echo the Happy Everything Day!
    I’ve loved reading your blog for this year : )


  8. Knickertwist
    Sep 06, 2011 @ 13:43:29

    Yay! Congrats on the whole lot 🙂


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