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How to keep chickens and alienate people

Lovely happy chickens scampering about the place, eating bugs, scratching through the undergrowth, putting cruelty free meat in the freezer and/or fresh eggs on the breakfast table. 726 more words



The frustrating thing about moving toward self-sufficiency is how slowly everything seems to go. For instance: we dug holes to plant fruit trees and then ran out of funds. 283 more words

Life Love Parenting

How Hidden Chicken Eggs are Part of a Vast Hidden Food Network

On Monday there were four eggs in the chicken coop. That’s great, one each!

On Tuesday there were three eggs in the coop. Yeah that happens with chickens over 18 months, three out of four is good. 350 more words

Garden And Nature In Words

Egg Washer

Parts List

  • 5 gallon bucket
  • Wire basket (must fit inside bucket with room for a 3/4 PVC pipe to spare)
  • Air hose quick connect
  • Bushing adapter from air hose quick connect to 1/2″ PVC…
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4th January 2015

Dearest Bubsy

it’s been too sad to write. We haven’t been able to get pregnant naturally and it’s been getting to me. That doesn’t make me give up, I’ve reached out to friends to get advice and been so delightfully surprised by their generosity. 823 more words


Talking myself out of things and rain needed

We have been struck with illness the last couple of days. Mine is acting like a flu (fever, body aches, swollen glands) while Elijah’s is acting more like a severe cold (congestion, cough). 601 more words