Since the weather has been warming up we have been enjoying the extra outdoor space in our own backyard. During our walks we have discovered some interesting… Read more “Investigating our backyard”
We had an amazing Saturday with temperatures in the 50s. I let the 4 new silkies outside for some fresh air. They have been getting a little… Read more “One day of spring”
With the weather swinging from warm to cold the chickens and kids have enjoyed seeing some grass outside. The kids enjoying the wet backyard. Ringo and Martha… Read more “Winter, spring, winter”
We have had a turbulant couple of days on the farm. I noticed a couple of days ago, Warhammer was having difficulty walking. She was not able… Read more “Our highs and lows”
We have a mystery layer that has given me 2 eggs of gigantic proportions. I finally bought one of those cute scales to weigh the egg.
Since we have moved out to Corcoran, we enjoy hanging around the house more and tinker about. This is a pretty significant change in our approach to… Read more “Upgrades in the Hen House”
We have been finding an egg a day. We have found 1 giant egg and 2 little ones in 2 different boxes. After doing a Google search,… Read more “Chicken Tipping”
So we were super excited to see two eggs yesterday. We knew one of the hens we picked up last weekend had been laying. Today we all… Read more “Sherlock Holmes Case”
I recently took a trip to St Louis for a conference and I was surprised at how eager I was to look at reviews online for local… Read more “Supper Club- United Noodle (Minneapolis)”
We rushed home due to a snow storm but we’re extactic to find 2 surprises in the nesting box. Our first eggs.