Tags » Flock

The Year so far

It’s been a great year so far for photography opportunities and here is a selection. Much more experimenting this year and this roundup has some family based images as well as ones just for the sheer hell of capturing a wonderous view / thing (anybody spot the Star Wars death star night light?) 11 more words


Good shepherd Jesus

haiku for sheep

Good shepherd Jesus
looks with love upon his sheep,
gives himself for them.

No paid employee;
his commitment to his flock
is deep and caring. 92 more words


First time chicken owners: Read THIS first

I adore my beautiful flock of chicks. They are funny, adorable, sweet, snuggly, amusing, and outgoing. Before we picked them up from the farm store we had a lot of questions. 1,288 more words


Spring is Upon Us!

I see the ground!

Before I moved to New England, this would have seemed like a very odd statement indeed, but now it is an event to be celebrated.   883 more words

Current Conditions


We have snow on the ground.  The guineas are utterly scandalized that going outside is not enjoyable.  They were just getting into it.The goldfinches have changed colours as though it was as easy as swapping out their winter jackets for a windbreaker, and not like it involves… 184 more words


a high of 36.

I updated the ‘about’ page earlier to give a little background on the operations at the farm and mentioned something about rarely having flock loss from predators. 214 more words


Tossing Thursday!!

Today I decided to make a recipe out of the birdtricks cookbook. Yes, I have their cookbook. Actually, I think I have EVERYTHING they have ever made besides their newsletters. 222 more words