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A Surprise Hatchling, An Answered Prayer, and Attempting to Hatch More Turkey Eggs! Week 26 2017

I was sitting there giving Neville his vitamins… or at least attempting to… when Miley came running in saying there was a little chick outside! She was so excited! We put mamma hen and chick in our chicken tractor so … Continue reading

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Switching Chores, Garden Work, Staking Tomatoes and More! Week 25 2017

There’s a lot of stuff going on today, first we’re getting chores done! Our turkey hen has started a new clutch of eggs, hopefully this time hatching will be successful. There was a broody hen running around so we captured … Continue reading

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Our Hay is Baled, Staking Tomatoes, Determined Hen and More! Week 24 2017

They showed up to bale our alfalfa. A storm was threatening to roll through so we scrambled to get it all picked up before it rained. Oh what a windy day!! I’m starting to let Ollie out so that he … Continue reading

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Chicks Are Hatching, We’re Starting Seeds and More! Week 11 2017

Oh dear… there was a whole lot of gobbling going on so we went to check it out. We discovered a flock of wild turkeys had come to visit and the next thing we know, the toms are mating with … Continue reading

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We’re Planning the Garden, Put Eggs in the Incubator and Got a new Beta! Week 8 2017

Made a trip to the orthodontist and while we were there we stopped at the pet shop so Brooke could pick out a beta for her fish bowl set up she made. One of our goals this spring is to … Continue reading

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Our Hens Are Laying Again, Something’s Wrong With Neville and More! Week 7 2017

Neville is still walking with a limp. Can’t decide if it’s an injury or disease… what do you think? We’re combining our flocks and putting them in one coop. We added more roosts and moved nesting boxes over so there’s … Continue reading

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Oh the Things A Girls Finds In Her Laundry

Started the day out with the normal chores, then did a little laundry, went shopping and when we got home we found a package had arrived.

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A Two Soup and Cinnamon Roll Kind of Day

It was another cold day so we stayed warm by making two different soups, one for lunch and one for supper, plus we baked cinnamon rolls.

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The History of Our Land

We’re celebrating being here on the farm for five years. I thought I’d share my great grandfather’s story, from a newspaper article he wrote, of his journey here and how he claimed the land we now live on.

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Gettin’ the Chicken in the Freezer!

Cutting up chicken is a lot more work than freezing it whole. It pays off in the long run though, because it makes it more convenient to use. This time we cut more up than we left whole. It’s a … Continue reading

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