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Chickens in the Road · 1W ago

Mark

Those of you who have read here regularly over the years know of my cousin Mark well. He passed away suddenly yesterday afternoon. More about my beloved cousin at another time. If you’re her...
Chickens in the Road · 1M ago

Disturbing

Look at this calf! Photographic evidence proves that I didn’t imagine that she was born a beautiful silvery gray. Amazing coloring. I LOVED IT SO. And now….six weeks later…. Every day, her b...
Chickens in the Road · 1M ago

Pizza Margherita Flatbread

I had to do one more test on this recipe to make sure it was perfect, and I think it is now, so it’s ready to share! It’s delicious. The idea originally came from my friend Kat (who brought ...
Chickens in the Road · 1M ago

Note From the Swamp

Surfacing! Finally! This has been an overwhelming spring. The only time in weeks I’ve had a moment to breathe between Etsy shop orders (see my Etsy shop!) and workshops and the farm and all ...
Chickens in the Road · 2M ago

The New Imperial Potentate

What new mischief is afoot in the field? Gingersnap is especially curious and excited….and nervous. And confused! She’s 13 months old, and barely understands what’s happening, but she knows ...
Chickens in the Road · 2M ago

Spring View

Looking down on the farm from a walk in the upper pasture.
Chickens in the Road · 2M ago

Valentina’s Turn

She did it! Valentina had a fast and uneventful delivery on Friday. It’s a boy and a girl! The boy, left, has Lamancha ears. (Daddy was Hickory, my Lamancha, who was sold after he did his jo...
Chickens in the Road · 3M ago

Always A Good Day for Ducks

Ducks love rain. The other day, I was watching an Alton Brown “Good Eats” episode about cooking duck and he was talking about the fat in ducks, which is related to why they can float in wate...
Chickens in the Road · 3M ago

Little Bo Peep

What do we see across yonder barnyard? It’s a baby! And it’s a pretty one! Look at those white socks on all four feet, white underbelly, and white face (the white face being the Hereford sta...
Chickens in the Road · 3M ago

Spring At Last

Raindrops on cherry blossoms. You know it’s spring now!