Bríet belongs to my older daughter. She is named after a pioneer in the battle for women’s rights in the old days; Bríet Bjarnhéðinsdóttir.
She is like the woman she is named after, strongminded, wise and doesn‘t follow the customary footsteps of others. She is not very old, but has had many lambs and takes good care of them. She is not the cuddly kind, but whenever she needs to be handled with, she puts her trust on the shepherd.

My older daughter likes to name her sheep with big names, and for example she has Kleopatra, Queen, and Afroditis; in Icelandic that is Kleópatra, Drottning and Afródíta. Continue …