Deep contemplations and random thoughts from The Fat Rancher!

Snowmageddon 2021!

Photo of ice covered prickly pear cactus

Well, Snowmageddon (extreme weather) in Texas is finally over. Actually, it’s been over for about four days now. But things still aren’t back to normal. The Fat Rancher likes to think that he’s prepared for the worst. However, there is nothing like a snowacolypse to bring you back to earth. […]

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Fall 2018 is Here


Fall 2018 Fall at The Fat Rancher’s place brings many changes to the hobby ranch. Many of the songbirds and hummingbirds migrate and we await the return of the American Robin which usually grace our ranch during the winter.                   The tarantulas […]

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She Thinks My Tractor’s Sexy…

The Fat Rancher's back pasture post shredding.

She thinks my tractor’s sexy! She thinks my tractor’s sexy It really turns her on She’s always starin’ at me While I’m chuggin’ along…  Kenny Chesney When it comes shredding time for the pasture, The Fat Rancher always has this tune in mind.  The tune chugs along just like TFR’s […]

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2018 Spring has Sprung

White Tail deer on the alert.

It’s All About the Critters While The Fat Rancher likes that colder weather so he can burn up some of the accumulated firewood, Spring is fun to watch come about.  The Spring wildlife have emerged to prepare for the summer. Cedar Wax Wings have joined the American Robins before their […]

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