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Project Springtime part 1.5: chick maintenance

Visions and reality are often a little different.

I envisioned having three cute chicks whom I would carry around lovingly, let the kids hold, and generally become attached to. 664 more words

Chick Rearing

This Week (19-25.March.2017)

Running a bit behind on this post this week… Took on two new contracts and life has been beautifully busy.

This week I have been thinking about work after automation. 2,017 more words

This Week

This Week (12-18.March.2017)

This week I have been reflecting on the difference between sympathy and empathy. I have been overwhelmed by the breadth of space I have found between the two types of experiences. 2,485 more words

This Week

Raising Backyard Chickens

At my house, we have a pet problem. Every few months, my roommates and I experience the unshakable temptation to add another critter to our wild urban homestead. 724 more words

Chicken update

Our chickens should be approximately 20 weeks this friday so we’re expecting eggs any old day now! They are big girls now but unfortunately our original four has become three – one of the chicks was most definitely a rooster. 377 more words

Australorps

A new start in a new year

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? My husband and I caught colds on a trip to Cambria before Christmas and I am just now getting around to my list of resolutions. 1,056 more words

Egg production on our urban "farmlet" over time

Aw, who else graphs out the egg production of their chicken flock? Only an uber-nerd would do that. Guilty as charged!

I keep a tiny flock of chickens in our tiny southern California yard. 1,194 more words