I got my chores done and then went to Punkin’ Center to get the fuel filter changed in my pickup, as it was wanting to gell on me the other day. then picked up a half a beef to take to people at Rapid City. Ate some lunch at Bull Creek cafe and then onContinue reading “Grandkids!”
Got up at 4:30 this morning, did the chores around here and headed to Chances. Pickup wanted to gel up (seeing as it was below zero and I hadn’t mixed the same stuff in the fuel I usually do) so I turned around and came back home, got the cold car and headed out again.Continue reading “Cold cowboys!”
Cooled off. It got down below zero last night but warmed up almost 20 by this afternoon. There was lots of thick ice on the tanks this morning. Here are some recent photo’s.
The guy I am building this saddle for is a cranky ol’ SOB. so I want to do a good job so he ain’t crabby cuz’ when he’s crabby, ain’t nobody happy around here! Here’s the stirrup leather laying on the sweat fender.
But still got up to 30 today. I worked on leather and did chores. this afternoon when I was waiting on leather to dry so I could carve and stamp, I drove down south to check on water for them cows. There had been a strong two inches of ice on the tank, but notContinue reading “Windy and cool”
The weather, that is. Got just a little bit of rain last night that quickly turned to snow. Not much, but the wind started picking up and it’s supposed to howl pretty good for the next couple days or so. Fr Tyler came out yesterday afternoon. He had his new rifle and a bow. FirstContinue reading “More normal”
A bit windy, but for this time of the year, I will take it. Up in the 40’s. supposed to get in the 50’s later this week. We didn’t have a huge turnout for the gig, but the ones who did come sure said they enjoyed it. I know all the performers had a greatContinue reading “Another nice day”
70 degrees on January 5th! Wow!
Setting here typing this on Hopes laptop. I am helping Chance with some cattle work. Made a pretty big circle today for an old fat man on a fat horse! More later…..