The Borrowdale Shepherds’ Meet

Some of you may remember that last Christmas Eve I blogged ab out how following two shepherds on Twitter had helped to reconnect me to my childhood growing up on a farm. I have continued to follow them and in particular one blogger, @herdyshepherd1, has been particularly interesting with his daily Tweets on the travails…

365 Project – Day 264

Borrowdale Shepherds’ Meet. Today we have been to the Borrowdale Shepherds’ Meet and I will blog about it in detail in The Sixwheeler Chronicles when I get home and back to a faster WiFi connection. We had a truly wonderful and charming day; there were sheep being judged, sheepdog trials, dogs being judged (as well…

365 Project – Day 263

House of Wool. My regular followers know that when I can I like to include something really odd in this blog. Well things don’t get much odder than a house apparently made out of wool. Certainly the external walls are made from unprocessed sheep fleece; well it’s something useful to do with this year’s clip…