Author Archives: Lynne

About Lynne

My husband and I are Baby Boomers who live in Central Illinois. We are embarking on a new adventure with one of our kids, Alexis and our Grandchildren, Pete and Maddie. After falling in love with alpacas, we purchased three, two adult females (one is pregnant) and a 2 month old male. This is our story.

News from Fallengründ Alpacas

In August, Michael, Allie and I traveled to Irish Meadows alpacas in LaMotte, Iowa to acquire our newest addition to Fallengründ Alpacas; Irish Meadows Peruvian Delilah. A stunning 2 year old True Black female, pregnant by Avalon’s Jacob Black (19 … Continue reading

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Our First National Alpaca Open Barn-2013

Well, we are official now, Fallengründ Alpacas is now legitimate in the Butler, Hillsboro, Litchfield, and Raymond, Illinois area. Our first National Alpaca Open Barn event is behind us and we had about 50 guests come to visit us!! The … Continue reading

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The Night Before Transport….and all through the houses…..

We have had a busy Spring and Summer…that is the collective “we”. I actually haven’t done any of the physical work, just juggling checkbooks, cooking occasionally and trying to keep the larder stocked. All the work was begun by Allie … Continue reading

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Spring at Fallengründ Alpacas!

Good morning from Fallengründ Alpacas in Butler, Illinois! First light has broken out here on the farm and has eased this Spring’s heartbreak a bit. We are very saddened to announce that our beautiful 6 month old cria, Fallengründ’s Bridget … Continue reading

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First Impressions of MOPACA in Kansas City 2013~Part I

What a weekend! I think it may take another week to recover completely, or maybe two! Michael and I began our weekend by arriving at Stone Bluff Farm Alpacas in Foristell, Missouri on Thursday, pulling our horse trailer full of … Continue reading

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And Spring approaches…

I realized that our new endeavor has been ramping up as winter draws to close, our realization of not only owning alpacas but operating an alpaca farm is becoming more and more of a reality…and panic sets in! I know, … Continue reading

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And we are off!!!

We have added Stone Bluff’s Chocolate Mousse and Stone Bluff’s Ace of Hearts to our herd, officially. I have a new laptop and have not figured out how to work all the bells and whistles yet. Please be patient and … Continue reading

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Update on our herd

Well, I have been concerned about our baby Bridget. When we began our endeavor Carol, our mentor, and many written articles said that you cannot just have ONE alpaca. That they are not solitary animals, that you need to have … Continue reading

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Introducing Stone Bluff’s Chocolate Mousse and Stone Bluff’s Ace of Hearts

Fallengründ Alpacas is very proud to introduce our two newest members to our herd                    Stone Bluff’s Chocolate Mousse    &   Stone Bluff’s Ace of Hearts      This is from … Continue reading

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Congratulations Stone Bluff Farm Alpacas

Word has come that congratulations are in order to Carol and John of Stone Bluff Farm Alpacas as Isadora Jaxon had her cria this morning, early! The cria is a girl and I will update this blog entry as I … Continue reading

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