Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Sandra Morris
236 followers
236 followers
About
Sandra Morris's posts

Post has attachment
Simple Homestead Hop #113
It has been a busy week on the farm. We separated lambs/ewes for weaning, which makes for a lot of noise, from the lambs mostly, a lot of the ewes were already trying to wean the lambs off. We have our second cut of hay in the barn! I am very excited about ...

Post has attachment
Stop by and link up your blog post this week :)

Post has attachment
Simple Homestead Hop #112
Welcome to the Hop! I apologize for missing last week, we took a last minute family getaway and did not have Wifi  to post the hop.  I joined in the fun for the Tour De Fleece, so I have been busy spinning, using up a lot of my wool stash! What have you bee...

Post has attachment
The Orphan Lamb
We have an unexpected orphan lamb. I heard a young lamb crying and mama wasn't answering. I decided it had went on long enough that it needed checked out. We found the lamb, but no mama. Sheep do not tend to wander off by themselves, so it not a good sign w...

Post has attachment
Knit in June: Dishcloths
One of the first things I learned to knit were dishcloths. They are a simple and quick knitting project, which makes it a great project for beginners. I noticed that the ones I have were getting a little worn, so I decided to knit up some new ones. I alread...

Post has attachment
Simple Homestead Hop #110
Welcome to the Hop! We had a surprise lamb this week. We knew there was a ewe that had not lambed, just figured she wasn't going to this year. Please join us this week and share your Homemaking, Homesteading, and Homeschooling Post!  Co-hosts Kathi at  Oak ...

Post has attachment
Simple Homestead Hop #109
Welcome to the Hop ! How are things on your homestead this first week of summer?  We are hoping that we can get at least three days of no rain, so we can get our second cut of hay in the barn. The lambs are getting old enough to wean(so hard to believe it i...

Post has attachment
The Simple Homestead Blog Hop #108
Welcome to the Hop! It looks like summer is going to make an appearance. After some cool weather we have had a little heat wave. The sheep have been hanging out in the shade. The lambs are growing so fast. How are things on your homestead?  Please join us t...

Post has attachment
Simple Homestead Blog Hop #107
Welcome to the Hop! What have you all been up to on your homestead?  We have been busy in the wool mill, still working through our fleeces from this year.  Lamb watching is also a favorite activity, this time of year.  Please join us this week and share you...

Post has attachment
Second Attempt at Handspinning Tunis Wool Sock Yarn
A couple months ago I decided to try my hand at spinning some 3 ply sock yarn from our Tunis wool. My result was a bulky weight yarn that I used for slipper socks . I decided to try again, practice makes perfect, right? After spinning some thinner singles, ...
Wait while more posts are being loaded