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Surprise new additions...

Lately, our hens have taken to laying in secret – we’ve camped out and watched where the go, even contemplated attached a gopro… all to no avail… until this morning when we were greeted with a broody hen and 9 new chicks…! 14 more words

Farm Skeet

10 Things...that changed when I became a Mummy

1. My career became less important.

For as long as I can remember pre kids, life was all about my job and career. I was so eager to climb the ladder as quickly as possible and nothing else really mattered.   861 more words



So it just occurred to me that I hadn’t updated since my last post. Unfortunately I got a negative. (A few negatives if I’m being honest about how many tests I took…) … 150 more words


A Brooding Hen

An old hen, not laying any eggs at the present, has gone broody. Must be a remnant of instinct. I explained to her about no rooster, no chicks, but she just said bok, bok, bok. 302 more words

Two more chicks!

Yay!  Three chicks from the white hen (although two are from stolen eggs)- far better than I expected, and equal to her productivity last year. 130 more words


New walls, new cars and new....babies?

Hello everyone!

I’ve been M.I.A for a little bit, please accept my apologies! We’ve been busy redecorating our kaboodle house and it’s coming on lovely but my time seems to have disappeared! 808 more words

Kaboodle Ramblings

Second broody hen

Ah, yes, the little brown hen is now officially broody.  I’ve been wondering if she’s on her way, as she’s been spending some time every day in the coop, but it seems she was just taking her sweet time laying eggs. 163 more words