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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. 2,490 more words

Adventure Workout

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


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

No clucking way! Urban chicken issue rears its head in Tecumseh

The Town of Tecumseh has banned its residents from keeping chickens on their property — and at least one councillor is crying fowl.

“We don’t have to just follow what the other municipalities in Essex County are doing,” complained… 426 more words

Local News

Growth and Rooster Denial

Over the last few weeks, the chicks have continued to grow and their personalities have begun to wake up and show their faces. It’s safe to say that the whole family is in love with them. 1,331 more words