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Penned In

Being penned in
is sometimes protection,
not cruelty.

©Sharron R. McMillan

Living Simply

Raising Chickens Part 1!

by Lisa

I got my first flock of chickens 9 months ago. I can not tell you how much love and enjoyment I have gotten with my 10 girls.   623 more words


A Beastly Year

It has been almost exactly one year since my last blog post. Aside from other life occurrences that have kept me from this blog, here are the updates on the homestead home front. 343 more words


Happy Hens

We’re up to three eggs a day! The hens are 21 weeks old, and we expect to have an abundance of eggs soon. Martha (a barred rock hen), Scarlet (a rhodie), and one of the ameraucanas have been laying one egg each day. 47 more words