Thoughts from Kelln


Posted on March 06, 2014

      I think in today’s info-overloaded society, we quickly over-rate to many things.  We want it right now.  We don’t always give credit to somebody that can stay at it year after year.  We always want the hottest new thing.  Livestock showing is a prime example.  We all want the hottest new genetics or want to go to the breeder that won the big show last year.  In reality, we are better off

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Posted on March 05, 2014

      Sometimes, and only on special occasions I think a little bit.  Recently, I caught myself thinking about my job.  I was thinking that if it wasn’t for equipment, customers and employees then I would have a really good job.  Ironically, without the equipment, excellent customers and a dang good set of employees, I wouldn’t have a job anymore.         I remember thinking back in 2002 or 3 that I

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Let’s get random

Posted on March 04, 2014

      It’s a monday night, still cold outside, so let us gather round the dim light of the computer screen and just get a little bit random.  When I say random, I mean kind of all over the place.  Like a drunk monkey wearing a chaffeur outfit driving a yellow taxi cab down a paved county road.  Bar ditch to bar ditch and occasionally take out a fence post or two.  Not that

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Four letter words

Posted on March 03, 2014

    The first four letter word today is LEXI.  As in Lexi Vanderwork.  She’s had a pretty good year showing goats.  She started it off by winning the State Fair, then she won a showmanship division at the Lone Star Elite as well as placing high.  Then she won a couple of classes and was reserve grand at the Champion’s Choice.  Now, she has shown the grand wether at Woodward District.      

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Posted on February 28, 2014

      No more Olympics on the tube, so I am going through some withdrawls.  But it got me to thinking about things that ought to be an Olympic event. –Parallel parking a ’93 Chevy van –Changing diapers (I wouldn’t be very good) –Trailer backing (Tyke would be a non-qualifier) –Finding the tv remote control –Hitting the snooze button on the alarm clock–eyes must stay closed. –Watermelon home run contest. –Getting a does horns

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Emails from LA

Posted on February 27, 2014

      The following is an email that I recieved from some girl in LA.  As you read it, remember that this is my daughter and there are some borderline and some over-the-line smart ass remarks that were directed at me and to not be taken literal.   I like to to do a deep study at beginning of every year and see what movies are currently in production and this year I found

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This morning

Posted on February 26, 2014

     If you need a fix of the crap that comes out of my mind, then you need to go to the message board of  I spent too much time on there this morning replying to a post instead of writing pertinent info on this wealth of knowledge website.  

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Posted on February 25, 2014

     One of the biggest pains in dealing with does is trimming hooves.  Some does never need their hooves trimmed, some need it 2 or 3 times a year.  It isn’t fun. It is time consuming and I usually end up using a lot of unacceptable language, only get a couple of does done, get mad and then go do something else.        I have found a new way to take care

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Like the Restaurant

Posted on February 22, 2014

TGIFriday.  I’ve had some good times in several TGIFriday restaurants over the years, all involving goat people.  Kela and Danielle Litzenberger always made Susan and I take them to TGIFridays in OKC and Tulsa while at goat shows.        The weekend is upon us and I am a little stoked (even though I am going to work tomorrow).  I’ve got lots to do, a desire to get things done and a chance to

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Posted on February 21, 2014

     It looks like the bar has raised for online sales.  I looked at the reuslts of that California sale earlier this week and I looked at the TX doe sale for next week.  Well presented animals, properly photographed and with good write ups.  My hat’s off to those crews for doing their homework on how to do an online sale.        Schneberger’s aren’t fitted up, but the goats read honest and

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