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“Every day has been so short, every hour so fleeting, every minute so filled with the life I love that time for me has fled on too swift a wing.” ~ Aga Khan

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The constant question posed by one rancher to the other has recently been, "Why are we so tired?  Where has summer gone?  With harvest and the end of the year facing us, why have we taken no vacation?" 
Finally, after a recent critical review of the schedule and how it could have been planned better, it was determined that the possibility exists that said ranchers have tried to fit too much living into the space of four months and that while it was planned in an exemplary fashion, down to the minute, the error is that no time was left to sleep (or even rest or sit down.
In addition to a more-than full time profession held by one of the ranchers, some of the highlights of the weekends over the last few months include emergency driveway repair performed by the ranchers, a 40th birthday celebration being held at the ranch with 70 guests, and thankfully, time spent searching for and finding a new cleaning person for the ranch (unfortunately, after the party), back to L.A., more g…