May 22, 2017

A Barn and Random Fun

Maybe it's silly but I get excited when I can exceed expectations for a challenge. In this case I not only found a nice barn for the Barn Collective, I got to get some pictures inside the barn and even from the back! And best of all, there were baby lambs! 

I got photos for some other linkups, too, and put them in the format for Good, Random, and Fun.

The Good: Loudoun County Farm Tours meant that various farms were open to visitors and I chose one that was not too far and was likely to have lambs. I was not disappointed. This cutie was 9 days old. 


Here Momma Sheep is keeping watch over her sleeping babies. They were only 2 and a half days old!

There were plenty of adult sheep too. The farm is named Three Bags Wool.

The Random: I was surprised to find a mural inside the barn! There were other touches of art on the farm, and now I see that the farm is available for parties and weddings, so that explains the extra-nice decor. 
Sharing with Monday Murals
The Fun: Families were enjoying the farm. The pond had plenty of frogs and dragonflies to interest children.

Other attractions included baby chicks, a rope-making demonstration, and a straw pony.

Sharing with Mosaic Monday and Seasons


17 comments:

  1. Those new lambs are precious. Thanks for the lovely tour Linda. Thought all your photos were great.

    ReplyDelete
  2. A great photo shoot for you! Love both the barn and the lambs.

    ReplyDelete
  3. I love those sweet little lambs. Great pictures.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Wow that's a huge and beautiful barn! Love the look of the white lamb! Great post and thank you for sharing it also with All Seasons! Wishing you a lovely week:)

    ReplyDelete
  5. I reckon that's a great venue for events!
    Have a wonderful week.
    Wren x

    ReplyDelete
  6. ...Linda, you have some wonderful shots here, such a nice barn. Your 'hay horse is great.' thanks for sharing this week.

    ReplyDelete
  7. Lots of fun being around new babies

    ReplyDelete
  8. there are some great faces in this post!

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

    ReplyDelete
  9. That was a super find! I love that barn, and I so would have enjoyed visiting the place.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Sheep make for such an irresistible photo subject!

    ReplyDelete
  11. Fun post! Love the barn and the lambs.

    ReplyDelete
  12. The baby lambs are adorable!

    ReplyDelete
  13. What a great looking barn love those little lambs they look so clean and tidy not like our Normandy lambs who all seem to be born and raised outdoors!

    ReplyDelete
  14. Pretty cool farm. What could be better than baby lambs? An unexpected mural! Thanks for contributing to this week's Monday Mural.

    ReplyDelete
  15. I so enjoyed this post.
    A lovely selection of photographs, and nice to see you too.

    All the best Jan

    ReplyDelete

The View from Squirrel Ridge features thousands of views of the Shenandoah Valley and surrounding area. I post frequently so please visit often.

Your comments are appreciated. If you are responding to a post older than a few days, your comment will be held until we have a chance to approve it. Thanks for your patience!

Sorry, anonymous comments cannot be accepted because of the large number of spam comments that come in that way.