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"The coop"

Earlier this year, after six long weeks (plus a four week break inbetween when we were on our honeymoon), we finally finished our new chicken coop. 874 more words

Grand plans for a new coop

When Doreen and Chimmi (Isa Browns) became a part of our family, I bought a triangular chicken tractor from a company called Backyard Chickens. The coop was flat-pack and was pretty easy to put together. 401 more words

The Chicken Castle

We lost 2 baby chicks when they were little, which isn’t unusual. That meant we still had 40 chickens getting bigger in the pen in the garage. 162 more words

Washington Farm

Moving On Up - Present Day

Between the storm on Monday {tornado’s galore and softball sized hail for all} and all the coop construction that’s been going on around here {not to mention end of school activities, work, and sports} there hasn’t been a lot of time for blogging. 491 more words

Backyard Chickens

And So It Begins...{part 1}


My daughter ({Bella}, my mother-in-law {Krista/grandma}, and I {April} have been tossing around the idea of getting chickens for several years now. And, for whatever reason {not the least of which being my very real, yet completely inane and unjustified fear of birds} it just hasn’t happened…until now, that is. 294 more words

Backyard Chickens