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October 25, 1939 letter home

Now this is definitely something that would be odd today: to receive a pheasant in the mail, and then proceed to eat it for dinner. I love these quirky snapshots of rural life 75 years ago! 1,270 more words


Freeman's Pheasants

When my husband was young, he and the other boy cousins would go pheasant hunting on Uncle Bill’s land, then they’d feast on the results of the hunt, spitting out the buckshot.  368 more words

Chicken Stock

Freddies back...and pecking with the chickens!

It’d been a while since he’d visited but freddie popped around yesterday for a bite to eat with our hens and ducks! Managed to do a super quick… 10 more words


Get Yer Own Nuts!

Just back from a couple of days in the Yorkshire Dales… First up, a fun shot as a pheasant and a feisty young red squirrel square up over a hazelnut! 6 more words



Yesterday I saw five pheasants in the middle of the road to get to the other side. They saw a car coming, which caused them to run in all directions, like headless chickens. 63 more words