Wild Wind Naturals

Living naturally....


I am hoping once this new website is complete that I will be able to offer some insight ona  fairly regular basis. Simple musings, thoughts to share, a funny story, or perhaps a picture of someone doing something silly.

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Sheep are shorn!

Posted by Susan Sydor on June 13, 2012 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (1)

The girls are shorn....don't they look lovely? I was surprised at the bellies on them, and incredibly pleased that they are as healthy as they seem. Even though there was a huge fuss during shearing, I think they're very happy now that all that wool is gone!


Posted by Susan Sydor on August 28, 2011 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

It is August 28th and we are just about ready for our new additions to the farm. Three little Icelandic ewes, so tiny, so sweet.

Today we are picking up our hay, with the help of David and Patti from Maple Lane Llamas. What a big job! We could not have done this so quickly without your help. Big thanks, folks!!

Llama kisses are the best!

Posted by Susan Sydor on October 7, 2010 at 7:16 PM Comments comments (0)

I'm not sure what it is, but Lacey, our little black female is the loveyest, kissiest animal I've ever met! For the last three days, this girl has been so affectionate! It started out with little nose snuffles, just a little sniffing. Now it's full fledged, deep breathing in, trying to inhale my nose and mouth, munching with the lips, KISSES.

I keep thinking it's something I must have eaten, but three days in a row? She just stands there and gazes into your eyes, and you're...

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Our furry friends now have free range...

Posted by Susan Sydor on October 7, 2010 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

We've had our llamas long enough now that we are comfortable letting them out in the 'back forty'. Well, not really, actually, it's the 'back four'....:P

Anyway, the llamas are SOOOO happy! It's only been a week, and now, at 8 am, they're waiting to go out of their area, and when it's time to come in, they follow us willingly. They are so very smart, doesn't take them long to figure it out. Now they have the space to fill their bellies freely and are refusing the hay again. ...

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I am so excited!

Posted by Susan Sydor on September 30, 2010 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (1)

This will be my first entry to gab about our new site and what we have planned for the farm. For those of you who know me, you'll get how huge this is for me. For those of you who don't, well, you're about to find out! :)

I have always wanted to live on a farm, as far back as I can remember.  I recall asking - no, begging - my parents for a horse. 'It can live in the back yard, mummy' or, 'it can stay in the basement, I'll feed it, I promise'. Always a fascination with ...

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