Wednesday, April 17, 2013

My Alpaca Adventure

A little background first...
I have a dear friend Andee at Match the Pictures
her parents own Arrow Acres Farm
 
A mutual friend introduced us,
we have maintained our friendship through blogging
and our love for nature and photography.
 
She is the sweetest, most creative person I know.
She is half my age and she really likes me.
I have an open invitation to visit their Alpaca Farm,
her mom and dad are just as wonderful as she.
 
Yesterday, I went to the farm, excitement overload ensued!
 
Here's my version...
 
It was a gorgeous day 60 degrees, full sun, the weather was perfect.
I was so excited to see my bubbly Andee, running around the farm.
When I pulled up, she had many of her beautiful shawls
displayed on the farm fence...the Alpaca's were everywhere.
ohhh, I'm really in the country, I'm on a farm.
 
I took some pictures of Andee, wearing her beautiful shawl,
I fed the Alpaca's carrots,
more pictures, more carrots and a fall.
Yes, I actually got dirty.
I learned how to spread their fiber and not to stand behind them.
Just for your knowledge, they can kick!
 
I took a lot of picture's, these are my favorite's.
 
 Star
 
Melody
 
Blue
 
 Awan
 
 Blue, Awan and Kigo

ooohhhh friends, what a wonderful day!
They are all so beautiful!!
April 16, 2013

Would you enjoy a day on the farm?
Can you pick a favorite Alpaca?
 

31 comments:

  1. to have a farm experience without dirt would be no farm experience at all! and add hair to that statement, too. :)

    they are SO cute - as are you! and andee, as well.

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  2. Oh Debbie I had so much fun at the farm. We need to see eachother more! You are such a wonderful person and I am so glad I have gotten to know you. I love all the pictures you took for me and I have more to post, but I'm spreading them out :)

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  3. You got great pictures! You make your visit sound so fun

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  4. Sounds like a great day! I think that Star has a very handsome face. Hope you post more pics.

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  5. Ohhhhhhh, they are so sweet!

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  6. ok. had to stop half way through and read Andee's version...then follow her, of course! Looks like a great day - I know just how happy it made you, Carrot Lady!

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  7. blue - for those teeth, some one needs braces.
    awan - for those ears. too cute. you had too much fun!! ( :

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  8. Nice photos! Any day on a farm is a good day. You also need a lot of dirt on you just to prove that you were on a farm. :-}

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  9. I would love a day on the farm. I can't choose a favorite as they are all so cute.

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  10. Many thanks for introducing Andee. What a sweetheart. I am very happy for both of you.
    Alpacas are on my list of Someday animals. If only I could figure out how to make the Someday get here a bit quicker.

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  11. Great photos, and I'm so glad you had such a fantastic time! The alpacas look sooooooo soft. I like Blue's smile. :-)

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  12. Just had to come back and make another comment. I visited Andee's blog and loved the photos of you and the alpacas! And, wow, Andee's work knitting is amazing!

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  13. What a great day you both had - how lovely you have managed to get together as friends in real life.
    Every one of those alpacas are so cute. :)

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  14. Well Farmer Debbie I love Awan I have no idea why he is cute I think it is a he. I would love to see you down and dirty on the farm. I knew you were a farm girl at heart I am heading over to Andee's blog to see more. I never can get to many of those sweet little faces and just maybe you will be there all dirty:) Hug B

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  15. Hehehe! Alpaca make me laugh! This looks like such a fun trip!

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  16. What a great post and a really lovely experience. Thanks for sharing it.

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  17. Debbie, sounds like a lovely day at the farm with your friend and the alpacas. I could not pick a favorite I love them ALL. Cute photos!

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  18. Glad you had a good day. Those guys are pretty cute.

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  19. Oh Debbie! What a SPECTACULAR day for you. It must have been like a dream come true. I'm so happy for you. Andee is darling!

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  20. They are all so darn cute. They look so soft. Glad you had a fun day at the farm.

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  21. Loved my visit to your blog, the Alpacas are beautiful. What a great adventure!!

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  22. They are all cute love their names. Great shots!

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  23. lovely serie images...They are cute=)..Have a nice day...

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  24. I think it would be wonderful. I love your pictures and no I don't think I could pick a favorite. :) Which is your favorite?

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  25. It looks like a fun day! They have such sweet and cute faces. Kind of like a certain lady who loves purple!

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  26. What a fun and exciting day! I hope you didn't get hurt though! Great pictures of the Alpaca!

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  27. QUE AMOROSAS...
    TIENEN UNA CARITA PRECIOSA,
    SALUDITOS

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