Month: February 2015

nugget channels his inner van gogh

nugget channels his inner van gogh

I always knew that Nugget had a certain depth of character unusual in a feline companion. I simply didn’t have concrete evidence of this fact until we signed up for an oil painting class. A few months ago, Dave and I found ourselves discussing what […]

Arthur

Arthur

We recently acquired a flock of hens with a bonus duck. The person we bought the chickens from also had ducks which he had previously sold. Days after the ducks were gone he saw a strange looking chick peeking out from under a broody hen. […]

hens hens and more hens

hens hens and more hens

We’ll have to get a bigger picture of the whole flock but we now have chickens coming out the ying yang. A friend of Christine’s was downsizing and needed to re-home about twenty hens and a few roos. We’re suckers; we said yes. They’re a […]

scenes from before a storm

scenes from before a storm

Days like today (cold! and all-hours trips to the barn to check on the lambs) the beasts are happier than the beastkeeper. Alright, maybe this little lamb wasn’t overjoyed but it was only temporary while he was getting fitted for his custom-tailored suit. Only small […]