Tag: chickens

What season is it?

The weather has been very confused this month (Welcome to New England). We had 80 degrees one day, then a few days later we got half a foot of snow I’m not sure many other people got snow, our house is located up higher… Continue Reading “What season is it?”

New Friends and Birthdays

Recently Ragnar the Rooster made his way into our flock of chickens, not in the usual way of hatching, arriving as a chick, or being purchased. No, one day he arrived via box left at the end of our property. I have been wanting… Continue Reading “New Friends and Birthdays”

Here and there

We’ve been everywhere. Enjoying violin lessons, today will be our third lesson. We’ve spent countless hours practicing at home. We went to my favorite place on earth (well because my sheep aren’t here yet, someday 👏) I brought home the Christmas version of monopoly… Continue Reading “Here and there”

Melting

Day by day the snow is quickly leaving. Birds now go out during the day While two dogs keep an eye out for winged and four legged predators Garlic is popping up through the soil And several rows of potatoes have been planted. The… Continue Reading “Melting”

A little green

As I sit here and sip warm tea from my mug, enjoying the last of the natural heat coming from the greenhouse on this warm 48 degree day, I am ready to admit that I miss the warm sunshine and the green grass. Yes,… Continue Reading “A little green”

Always Busy

I wish I could slow down time once in while so I could sit down and update here more often. I’m always on the go, only sitting down for meals, folding laundry, and reading a quick paragraph in a book before I fall asleep… Continue Reading “Always Busy”

SURPRISE!!!

This is the very last thing I expected to see this morning as we gave the roosters the old heave ho a few months ago. But she waltzed out of a wooden area with her “missing” Rhode Island Red Mother, who is currently sitting… Continue Reading “SURPRISE!!!”

Lazy Crazy Hazy Days of Summer!

School is out and just like that I have a 3rd grader and a 7th grade! Don’t let my girls sign fool you, she’s moving on up. She has had quite the school year and due to her academic achievements, she is bypassing sixth… Continue Reading “Lazy Crazy Hazy Days of Summer!”

Sheep and Gardens

Don’t get too excited, it isn’t what you think. Believe me when I say, that I want this title to be about my very own sheep. Alas, the sheep in which my title refers is to all the beautiful sheep that I saw Mother’s… Continue Reading “Sheep and Gardens”

Warm

The temperature is slowly warming up and everyone is making their way outside. Though they are now back in the chicken wagon, we fenced off the back end of the greenhouse and let the girls out to stretch and scratch and enjoy the sunshine.… Continue Reading “Warm”