Some people shake their heads when I tell them my chickens have names, especially after the emotional loss of Georgina-Henrietta and Eloise. But today when I got home from work and school, a bit tired and more than a bit crotchety, three little chicks chirped, flew around their brooding box, and then happily danced under… Continue reading Names

Eggs · Hens

Little “Beau” Cheeps (New Baby Chicks!)

I haven’t posted in a few weeks, and my summer posting has been a little sporadic. I’ve been a bit disheartened garden-wise, after the untimely deaths of GH&E and the temporary demise of my garden (picture a scene from The Secret Garden, before Mary Lennox and Dickon rescue the garden). But I’m slowly salvaging it,… Continue reading Little “Beau” Cheeps (New Baby Chicks!)