Cheers to a Good Night’s Sleep

Cheers to a Good Night’s Sleep

One night last week, I felt restless.  I couldn’t fall asleep, as I was thinking about everything I needed to do to prepare for and care for my new “peeps.”  I was thinking about building a bigger chicken coop that could house more chicks, trying...

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Effectively Onboarding my new “Peeps”

Effectively Onboarding my new “Peeps”

I want to preface this article with a confession.  When I started writing about chickens over a year ago, I honestly thought I would run out of things to talk about.  I mean, how exciting can chickens be?  And how many ways can you tie...

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Regaining my Chicken Mojo

I write this with a heavy heart.  Late last week, we lost six of our eight chickens.   Things were going so well.  The chickens had picked up on the remodeling vibe and asked that we provide them with some additional outdoor living space.  So, we expanded beyond their...

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Right Seat, Wrong Chicken?

Right Seat, Wrong Chicken?

As my husband and I started talking about getting chickens, we created our vision: free range chickens that laid lots of eggs.   As you know, the first round of chickens were free range but they stopped laying eggs in our coop.  Our second round has...

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