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Yes, We're All Ok

It’s just been a crazy week.

In the last 10 days, Ed has had one day off: yesterday. Of the nine days he worked, he has put in mostly nine and ten hour days, in addition to the hour or so drive time. 468 more words


Playing with my camera settings (and an excuse for chicken photos!)

The photos below give you a good look at their door to outside. This is the indoor run attached to their coop in the garage.  I cut a hole in the garage wall and made a door out of hardware cloth.  104 more words

Behind The Scenes

The New Chicken Coop and Harvested Sunflowers

Our poultry numbers have been reduced down to the three hens.  They have been doing pretty well though still suffering from the heat and dealing with a make-shift coop for quite some time.  424 more words


A surprisingly unproductive end of August garden, 2015

This summer has been relatively hot and humid for coastal southern California. Temps have climbed into the 80s nearly every day, indoors and out. We don’t have air conditioning. 1,064 more words

Fort Guidebooks: Do - It - Yourself playhouses and forts

A step by step instruction on building your very own fort for your backyard.

Build your own simplest Fort:

Some of us are not as creative or skilled enough to design our own forts. 653 more words


Introducing the Hens

I forgot to post this. I meant it to be the first post about the chickens when we put them in their outside run but we got busy and went out of town. 134 more words

Other Than Dogs

Flying, er, Painting the Coop

What do you do when you have a darling little chicken coop?

You make it even more darling by painting it purple-blue and white.