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Breaking Broodiness

Our hen Mary became most unwelcoming around two months ago when she decided never to leave the nest and make horrible noises and pecking motions when we came near. 326 more words


Too Many Ducks

When i posted my blog piece 6 moths ago, My first broody duck, I never in my mind thought I would have such success with broody muscovy ducks! 370 more words


Chickens in a box- lockdown!

Since the most determined little brown hen got up off her eggs for the second time, right before they were due, toasting another clutch, I finally listened to HW and removed her from the coop and locked her up.  306 more words

Life: Lived

Getting ready for the show

It has been I’m busy couple of weeks. The kids last day of school came and we have enjoyed some hot humid summer days. This is perfect timing for us to try our hand at clipping the goats for the kids first youth goat show. 209 more words


babies babies babies babies babies.

I haven’t posted for a while, the main reason being my short lived state of ‘meh’. But I’ll write about that another time. Right now I’m going to talk about the strangest thing that has ever happened to me- and to anyone that has ever read my post about first dates will find that a tall order. 1,083 more words

Frodo Sits

Frodo has been faithfully sitting on her nest of eggs for 14 days. She is doing very well. One¬†morning I didn’t get to push Frodo off the nest at the usual time for her personal time (eating and so forth) as The Little Fulla only slept for 45 minutes. 734 more words


Today started with a suprised of the kids making Dustin and I breakfast in bed. You guessed it… several different versions of eggs and toast. Eli even experimented with Tony’s spices. 185 more words