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For The Love of Reading: A (BELATED AF) Broody Challenge

(originally, this post was supposed to be for the Broody book challenge #9, but I’m over a month late because of my hiatus… you should most definitely buy the book on… 680 more words


Second Hatch

Back in my August post, I mentioned that I isolated Molasses and the Dominique and Dominique cross hens in the stationary coop because I wanted to hatch eggs from that group. 1,316 more words


A Baby visits

Today a baby came to visit. A colleague has brought his eight week old baby son in. He is in his arms looking up into Daddy’s eyes with his own smiling grey ones. 212 more words


The Hatchless Eggs

It’s a sad day at our place today. Today we had to give up on eggs we’ve been patiently waiting on to hatch. When our chickens went broody we thought hey, why not put some of our duck eggs under a chicken since they want to sit anyways and see what will come of it. 369 more words

Chick Dramas: What Kind of a Rollercoaster is This?

Last time I posted about the chicks there were 13. Most of them hatched on Tuesday and one or two hatched on Wednesday morning. Then there was an anxious wait for the last three eggs. 1,343 more words


The Bundles of Cuteness Arrive

We have chicks, people! The first bundles of cuteness arrived early yesterday morning and there is a long train of them. I could never get over how cute chicks are. 257 more words


You're Hatching How Many Eggs?!

Chick-hatching time is drawing closer. Frodo has done so well sitting for longer than usual and with so many eggs. The Husband and I did the second candling session tonight, Day 17/16. 399 more words