|The Farmhouse Rain Gauge|
We have rain gauges all over our farms in different spots. The Farmhouse is on the east side of The Farm and usually gets the least rain. So if there was 34mm here then we probably got more to the west.
Once we had read the rain gauge, Farmgirl did the honours. (And yes - she was wearing this skirt...)
|Emptying The Rain Gauge|
My loving blogging friend over at Bungalow Bliss commented yesterday that I was the only mother of small children she knew who would be super excited about a weather forecast that involved a week of rain!
There are some times of the year where rain equals money in the bank. May/June is one of them. Bring it on I say...!
(On a completely different note - Did anyone watch Downton Abbey last night? How good was it? I just adored it. There was so many people required to run the house and look after a family of five. I have decided that my housekeeping dilemmas all come down to lack of staff. Am in the market for a butler, couple of footmen, a valet and the odd ladies maid....)