Adventure #2: Alpacas

My parents and sister are visiting me at college for Thanksgiving, since a lot of our family lives up here anyway. Yesterday we went to Whidbey Island to visit Pronkin’ Pastures alpaca farm! They have 38 alpacas and one rescue llama.

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There was one alpaca named Destiny who was especially friendly. She kept trying to eat my sweatshirt.

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The farm had eight babies born this year. Destiny is pretty young. She’s a lot smaller than the adult alpacas, who seemed less eager to say hello. We also met a little brown alpaca named Milo.

This is Miss Lilah June, the only adult who would let me get near her.

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She’s just about as tall as I am, and I’m 5′ 6″.

I saw these alpaca socks in their little shop, and I was very tempted, but $22 was a bit out of my price range.

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P.S. Here are this morning’s sunrise and the oatmeal I ate while watching it.

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A more subtle sunrise, but still beautiful. (:


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