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Taking Shape

We are getting close. This weekend we got wallboard nailed on the frame of the chicken coop. That closed it up except for the people-door (because we ran out of pieces long enough to use for that opening). 276 more words


Internal Detailing

When choosing to make it up as you go along, assembly projects can gobble up a lot of time. I had visions of putting up the walls on the new chicken coop yesterday, but never quite got that far. 407 more words


Fighting Wind

Of all the days to try to put on the roof panels, the strong gusting winds we experienced yesterday made it much more challenging than desired. 120 more words


"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