06:50, 34F, clear. waning half moon up above. roosters up. pup out to pee. yellow dogs and guardian at back door for breakfast. lamb bottles heating up.
10:50, 58F, clear. north breeze. chores done. lambs fed. wash on line. fire going in fireplace. break time. 4 deer in donkey woodlot.
14:00, 68F, sunny. took a nap in front of fire. robins in the rye grass. cardinals and chickadees at bird feeder. wash dry.
17:30, 55F, orange skies in the west. got 1 egg. dogs help bring in another wheelbarrow of firewood. 4 deer in cactus field leave when wheelbarrow and dogs appear.
19:50, 44F, a mist. jupiter, orion, stars bright above it all. cold out. back to the fireplace with pup, cat, and book. finished off old pear tree that blew down in a spring storm several years ago - it gave good heat.