Tag: chickens

Research Time

So now that we have healthy goats, we need to figure out our next steps.

So We Bought a Couple Kids

Iris and Violet – two older nannies. Although I misgender Violet about once a week. Violet frowns on such shenanigans.

Trio of Tiny Vegetables

You can always tell when I’ve been watching Top Chef, because I make things like a trio of tiny vegetables amuse bouche. As I was watering, I noticed that the fairy tale eggplants were ripe, and that there were two squash blossoms ready, and… Continue Reading “Trio of Tiny Vegetables”

Just In Time!

So we have a broody hen (actually three, but we aren’t letting two of them keep eggs). She’s been in the upper left corner of the nesting boxes.

Second Farmers Market

We did another Farmers Market this weekend. I think a once-a-month cadence will work for us. This week we added a couple of new things to our wares.

New Digs and (Potential) New Chicks

The little chicks are not so little now. So we needed to get them into their own coop as soon as possible.

Our First Farmers Market

So we did a thing.

Hooray Vaccines

We are finally two weeks past our second vaccine. And boy did we take advantage!

Sooo… We Lost Our Cool at the Chicken Auction

We are suckers. There was a little goat who had a bad leg. She was cute and made little happy goat sounds. So now we have a goat. He name is Oopsy Daisy, because that’s what I said when I put her in her… Continue Reading “Sooo… We Lost Our Cool at the Chicken Auction”

This Little Piggy Went to Market

Well, we made a decision to try to sell our wares at the farmers’ market. We don’t want to commit to every week, but we have sufficient excess that we can try to sell. The first thing we had to do was get a… Continue Reading “This Little Piggy Went to Market”