Thoughts from Kelln


Posted on May 28, 2014

     I apologize to all of you that are needing a fix of info from this little blog.  I’ve been a tick busy.  It has been hard to keep up with a blog or checking the chive for the past week.  This self-employment deal requires some time.  It also requires some record keeping.   I’ve recently heard stories of some ag teacher complaining/emailing about reports due.  Well, he better stick to careertech reports, because

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In Need of a Random Fix

Posted on May 25, 2014

     Pop, beer, chips and shoes……always spend more to get the good stuff.  There is a reason that the name brands cost more….they are worth it.  No need to half-ass when dealing with these items.  Sprinklers and garden hoses are other items that you should spend more money to buy the good ones.  I don’t know if I have ever told you all the one about the most racist item is actually a sprinker.

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1st day

Posted on May 23, 2014

       The 1st day after, was kind of eventful.  I had just as much paperwork to do (execept it was my own paperwork).  My phone was just as busy (but I wasn’t talking equipment) and I dang sure wasn’t bored.  I got a lot done, but not enough.  Then about 4 pm, I smelled rain, I heard lots of thunder and I heard two lightining crashes.  I finished welding and came out of

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I’m done

Posted on May 21, 2014

     It is a bittersweet day on this fine Wednesday.  Today is my last day at Western Equipment.  It’s taken several months of getting stuff wrangled around, loose ends tied up and things put into place but the day is here. I’m done and now the goat business is very serious around here.  Yes, I will be chasing goats full time.  It is now a business.  Have a good day.

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Posted on May 19, 2014

     I do like having visitors to our piece of paradise.  You might learn something.  For instance, Saturday afternoon, we had a family in from western Colorado and a family from central Kansas.  The family from Colorado was happy with their online purchase and wanted to look around. No problem.  I’ve got a really good kid, out of a proven doe, but he is bow-legged on the front end.  RIght now,  I would term

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Posted on May 18, 2014

     I’ve got a lot of important stuff to say.  But, I realize, that I really just need to shut the heck up and not say anything.  What I can say, is that I really enjoyed watching the Preakness today.  That jockey wasn’t working the whip, the horse was responding quick and he had a lot of gas left in the tank.  Three weeks is a long time and there are horses that are

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Posted on May 16, 2014

      A lot of people question my intelligence, but I am the smartest person in this household.  I have proof.  22 years ago, the Dragon Lady and I got married.  It was an extravagant ceremony with lots of family and friends.  Hhmm….maybe not.  It was legal though.         Just think of the lack of intelligence on her part to say “Yes” to me.  Yes, it should have happened two years

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     Sometimes it is hard to tell what are rumours, what are facts and what is just plain old BS or gossip.  I have managed to find myself in a shit-storm of all of the above.  Some is true, some is not.  Some is just pure coincidence. Some is speculation.  And a whole bunch of it is just gossip, hearsay and BS.         It wil take me some time to sort

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Posted on May 14, 2014

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Posted on May 12, 2014

     It’s gotten real serious around here.  Where to begin?  On Saturday, my friends Bill Taylor and Brandon Bruce assisted me in a trip to Carnegie, OK.  We took two 24′ gooseneck trailers.  We stopped at Schneberger’s and looked at goats.  Good set of goats.  NOTHING was for sale yet.  Yet being the key word.  If you aren’t in a good mood when talking to Jared, then something is wrong with you.  You clowns

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