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16 eggs!

The hens, they have discovered Spring! Advertisements

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Dream Trip

We just got back from celebrating our anniversary … in Hawaii!  We’ve been talking about doing this for two decades.  It was a blast. We went to the island of Kauai. It was absolutely gorgeous. We saw some amazing sights, … Continue reading

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The downfall of the junior amateur photographer

When we last left him, he was off to seek that perfect photo… He checks out the terrain, and spies a possibility… But, alas!  The very ground that he expected to capture for the ages has instead captured him! “Mama!  I … Continue reading

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Chicken Tractor, Part I

This thing has been in the works for weeks.  We need a moveable coop because 26 chickens can ruin a patch of ground permanently in under 6 months.  And that’s after it starts stinking. So – the new coop progresses!  … Continue reading

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Fowl Play

These past weeks, the chickens have been giving us fewer and fewer eggs.  I’m told that this is pretty normal because of the colder weather we’re having. I opened up the coop a week ago to make sure things were … Continue reading

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Chicken Butchering, Part Three

*Warning!* This post contains graphic pictures of dead chickens. If pictures of such things weren’t on your agenda today, click away. There were animals killed in the creation of these photos. They died quickly, and they were delicious. If you haven’t … Continue reading

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Chicken Butchering, Part Two

*WARNING!* This post contains graphic pictures, with blood and guts! If gory stuff wasn’t on your agenda today, click away. There were animals killed in the creation of these photos. They were killed quickly, and they were delicious. If you … Continue reading

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