13 Hours in: The Arena Saga

It is time. I decided to build my riding arena in July due to work obligations in June. On July 1st, my skid steer was delivered. Step one, which was by far the most annoying step because I hadn’t considered it prior, and it took the most physical labor, was removing all the random objects that […]

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Teenage Chickens

I haven’t finished talking about horses this week, but I’m taking a break from horses to talk about chickens. My little baby chickens are growing up. Luckily my neighbor took some of the chicks so I only have 6 of them now, but that is actually more than I expected. I certainly didn’t hope for their untimely […]

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I Have Chicks!

I could not resist the temptation any longer. I bought chicks from Tractor Supply. I think I went a little overboard. I bought 6 silkies, and 5 others that I am not sure of their breeds. 11 chicks!! I am planning on giving about half of them to my neighbor. We usually split a purchase […]

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More on Chickens

Even though Chick Days is approaching, I ordered chicks online. They will be arriving on June 8th. The wait is agony! I order my chicks from mypetchicken.com. It is the only place I have ever ordered from, and I’ve been very happy with them, so I don’t see a reason to try anyplace new. Although […]

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Almost Chick Days!

This bitter cold weather makes me think of one thing. It’s almost Chick Days!! Chick Days is a period of time in late winter/early spring where Tractor Supply sells chicks. I love going there and checking them out. I wish I could take them all home because they are so darn cute. Our oldest chicken […]

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We Found a Chick

A few days ago, I was walking down to the barn when my husband started calling me over to the chicken coop, saying there was a chick in the coop. I didn’t believe him, as he frequently says things like that to mess with me. I went to the coop, and sure enough, there was […]

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