The Insects of New Orleans

Luckily the insects were caged, and not loose. That would have been pretty horrible. These particular insects were housed at an insect museum on Canal Street. I went inside, paid my $17 admission fee, and it quickly became obvious that this was a museum intended for children. Whatevas, I can enjoy it just the same! […]

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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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