January was a strange month weather-wise. It was really cold for a few days in the yurt, so we bundled up and looked fashionable:
Then, it suddenly got warm and every surface became a skating rink:
The husband shaved his beard and we got fancy for an evening:
I did a decent amount of knitting and finally finished Alma’s doll:
Mike went away for a weekend so Alma and I took over the farm duties for a couple days. On our first morning we noticed a broken heat lamp, a broken post in the barn (the cows always get feisty when Mike is away), and the best part: a dead rooster. All was fine in the end and we enjoyed hanging out with the animals. We must have been feeling motivated because we finished the chores, ate breakfast, and even washed the dishes by 9am. After a nap, we de-cluttered and got rid of some stuff. Because, this:
With Mike away, I told Alma she had to pull her weight; so, she started doing household chores at the tender age of one:
We took a few naps:
So, that was January!