Farm Day Monday

It doesn’t matter how much winter rain we may have had when the river
pumps throw a hissy fit we are out of water. So instead of driving to the pumps
rugged up, grabbed my camera and walked.

The 'walk' to the river pumps.
The 'walk' to the river pumps.
Curious cows.
Curious cows.
Kangaroo tracks.
Kangaroo tracks.
High and dry river pumps.
High and dry river pumps.
The hill-walk home.
The hill-walk home.

Write a comment

Comments: 16
  • #1

    Shirley Wine - Author (Sunday, 21 July 2013 23:47)

    I love your site and the photos.... one thing about farm life never changes... wherever you have a farm water problems are sure to follow.

    I remember when we had guests once and as they were about to leave, one of them made the wry comment, "It's the first time I've had a wash, a shave and cleaned my teeth in one mug of water."
    That's farm life for you.

  • #2

    Alissa (Monday, 22 July 2013 01:08)

    Hi Shirley, thanks so much for stopping by and for your kind words:) Water can be like liquid gold especially with 4 kids ( 2 of which are teenagers)!

  • #3

    Heather Garside (Monday, 22 July 2013 02:18)

    The electric pump on our house bore has let us down a couple of times lately, too - after running like clockwork for over 30 years! There's nothing worse than being without water.
    Lovely photos, Alissa.

  • #4

    Alissa (Monday, 22 July 2013 02:23)

    Thanks Heather:) It might be cold but the sun was out and it was too nice a day to drive. I wish we could get 30 years out of our pumps - we can't go more than 30 days sometimes. Fingers crossed both our pumps now behave themselves:)

  • #5

    Adela Wynter (Thursday, 02 February 2017 10:21)

    Hey would you mind letting me know which webhost you're using? I've loaded your blog in 3 completely different web browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot quicker then most. Can you suggest a good internet hosting provider at a honest price? Cheers, I appreciate it!

  • #6

    Kasha Felch (Thursday, 02 February 2017 11:33)

    Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you relied on the video to make your point. You obviously know what youre talking about, why waste your intelligence on just posting videos to your weblog when you could be giving us something enlightening to read?

  • #7

    Cheyenne Leeks (Friday, 03 February 2017 09:22)

    Hi there friends, good paragraph and good arguments commented at this place, I am truly enjoying by these.

  • #8

    Chiquita Meli (Friday, 03 February 2017 21:44)

    Post writing is also a excitement, if you know then you can write or else it is complex to write.

  • #9

    Gilberto Neiss (Friday, 03 February 2017 22:11)

    This website really has all of the info I wanted concerning this subject and didn't know who to ask.

  • #10

    Loma Shumway (Saturday, 04 February 2017 08:13)

    Ahaa, its pleasant dialogue concerning this post at this place at this web site, I have read all that, so now me also commenting here.

  • #11

    Treena Barrio (Sunday, 05 February 2017 01:10)

    Thanks for a marvelous posting! I actually enjoyed reading it, you happen to be a great author.I will be sure to bookmark your blog and will come back at some point. I want to encourage that you continue your great work, have a nice evening!

  • #12

    Keva Fennelly (Tuesday, 07 February 2017 04:52)

    Generally I do not read article on blogs, but I would like to say that this write-up very pressured me to try and do it! Your writing style has been surprised me. Thanks, quite great post.

  • #13

    Hannah Caves (Wednesday, 08 February 2017 20:39)

    When someone writes an piece of writing he/she retains the idea of a user in his/her mind that how a user can understand it. So that's why this piece of writing is amazing. Thanks!

  • #14

    Annette Sharrow (Thursday, 09 February 2017 04:04)

    you're actually a excellent webmaster. The website loading velocity is incredible. It seems that you are doing any distinctive trick. Also, The contents are masterpiece. you've performed a great task in this matter!

  • #15

    My Vandehey (Thursday, 09 February 2017 13:02)

    I was suggested this website via my cousin. I am now not certain whether this post is written through him as nobody else know such specified approximately my problem. You're wonderful! Thank you!

  • #16

    Anna Groover (Thursday, 09 February 2017 18:56)

    Hello! This is kind of off topic but I need some guidance from an established blog. Is it very hard to set up your own blog? I'm not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty quick. I'm thinking about setting up my own but I'm not sure where to start. Do you have any ideas or suggestions? With thanks

Copyright © Alissa Callen 2022