Tag Archives: Chickens

Tales From The Coop: The “Rescue” Chickens

My grandmother kept chickens as far back as I can remember. She’s the source of 90% of my chicken knowledge and 100% of my love for them. There are a number of “chicken stories” that I recall from my childhood, and I thought it would be fun to put a few of them down in

My Blog Has Abandonment Issues

Now that we are over half-way through 2017, I guess it’s time for the first of my bi-annual blog posts.  Heh. So far, the year has been, well, something. It got off to a rather rough start.  I don’t want to go into details, because it was shitty, and now it’s in the past. Then,

Urban Homesteading

Moving to the country has presented us with a unique opportunity to live off the land in ways we’ve never experienced before.  Plans are in the works for chickens, and growing vegetables, and canning, and all sorts of wonderful things that we couldn’t really do in town.  I mean yes, you certainly are able to