Tags » Chickens

Gone To The Birds

In May of 2012 I brought home a trio – 2 hens and a rooster – of Partridge Chanteclers. I’ve spent the past two and a half years learning lots about exhibition poultry and trying my hand at showing chickens! 476 more words


A Very, Merry, Introverted, Tiny, Grateful Thanksgiving

It was a crisp, cool, Thanksgiving Day. The air had been washed fresh by the latest cool front. The cool weather kills the pond scum and it’s so pretty over there. 1,217 more words


Blossom has blossomed.


I adopted Blossom in April this year from my friend Carol as Blossom  was being bullied and feathered pecked by her two bigger girls . 396 more words

Back Garden Chickens.

Free Range Friday - Baked Dippy Eggs

If you’re thinking ahead to Christmas day breakfast and you want something more exciting than toast, why not try Baked Dippy Eggs?

This recipe has been especially designed with children in mind, so if you can tear them away from their presents for 20 minutes they can help create a delicious breakfast. 14 more words



The chicks are not really chicks anymore. They are almost identical to the full grown ones, except they need to be a fraction bigger. Before we know it, we won’t be able to tell them apart. 101 more words