Category Archives: Chickens

Feelin’ broody

Not paying the rent.   This girl. She is without a doubt one of our prettiest hens. She’s the one that lays the beautiful, big, oliveView full post »

15 day challenge, Day 6

Tea Time in the Garden with Talley Theme—Beauty; Challenge—Show your idea of beauty My mother loved her fancy dishes. Somehow, they allView full post »

Oh the 10% rooster

90% chance. When you stand over the bin of chicks at the farm stores, the sign above it says you have a 90% chance of having a pullet. MostView full post »

Lounging ladies

Blender, 33 day old barred Plymouth Rock chick    The chickens continue to amuse and amaze us every day. Blender is bursting withView full post »

Spring swingers

Edie, 25 day old mystery bantam chick The little baby chicks are growing like weeds now. And every day they get just a little moreView full post »

Let the farming begin

Blender, 19-day old barred Plymouth Rock chick Saturday’s photos of the 19-day old chicks brought many changes in their appearance.View full post »

Hillary on her podium

Hillary    Chicks change their looks at break neck speed. I took this photograph of Hillary on Sunday, spent the week when I had timeView full post »

Diversion tactics

Talley, 12 day old americauna chick The chicks are doing quite well. They are two weeks old today. We moved them into a bigger brooder thisView full post »

Growing like little weeds—six days old

Hillary, black australorp.   It’s Monday night and our five-day chick maternity leave is over. We’ve literally been able toView full post »

Introducing the ladies

Gracie, a mystery bantam Breaking momentarily from our regularly scheduled programming. Karen and I have been reading and researchingView full post »