Sunbathing cows and a taste of spring

sunbathing cows - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

Mother Nature gave us a little reprieve yesterday.  The days was filled with blue skies, above-freezing temperatures and plentiful sunshine.

sunbathing cows - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

The girls enjoyed it immensely, munching hay and soaking up the sun.

sunbathing cows - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

Some of them were so content, you could almost get close enough to hop on their backs, before they opened their eyes to peek at you.

sunbathing cows - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

They laid in the snow for hours, snoozing and chewing their cud.

sunbathing cows - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

This girl was so relaxed, the tractor drove right by her and she didn’t even open her eyes.

giant icicle - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

Even the giant icicles started to melt.

chore boots - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

It was so beautiful that the dog and I took a little snooze on the bench at the barn, lulled to sleep by the pitter-patter of dripping icicles.  But Mother Nature is a fickle, fickle woman, because by 8am this morning…

american flag - TheFarmersInTheDell.com

Snow blew in with biting winds and temperatures hovering around 7 degrees and a wind chill for tonight of 20 to 35 degrees BELOW zero.  Oh, what fun…  (if I ever get my hands on that darn groundhog, he’s gonna pay)

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s