Considering chickens? A coop is the most important part of your decision. Scroll down and let my Buff Orpington, Goldie, give you a tour! Read the rest of this entry
If you build it, they will bathe?!? Well, I built a dust bath for my chickens this weekend, it remains to be seen if they will actually use it! Keep reading to see how to make one for your chickens. Read the rest of this entry
Raising chickens is always an adventure, “the girls” keep us entertained and laughing. We thought we had seen everything until…. Read the rest of this entry
Yesterday morning, while girl #3 was eating breakfast looking out into the backyard, four deer appeared. Quickly grabbing my camera, I came to look. At first, I just saw one and the two, three, four! Grabbing a stool to get a good angle (and not have to go out in the cold!), I was able to take these shots from inside. Read the rest of this entry
If you had told me two years ago how much I would enjoy my backyard chickens, I probably would not have believed you. If you had told me two years ago how much work backyard chickens would be, I probably would not have believed you! Read more to find out a few things to consider before embarking on this wild crazy journey!
Read the rest of this entry
When my children were little and I needed to put them down but still keep them supervised, I would put them in the play pen. Do young families even use play pens any more? I am not sure but I do know they were handy from time to time. What does any of that have to do with chickens you ask? Read the rest of this entry