Category: chickens

thrifty thursday: upcycling, freecycling, and recycling pallets

Ok, I’ll admit it.  When a friend said to me, “Oh, you don’t know about Pinterest?  Just wait, you’ll be addicted in no time,” I laughed thinking, “Ha! When do I have the time to create virtual bulletin boards and pin things to them?” …

pallet play pen for chicks

Yep, I said it, a play pen for chicks.  In prepping to leave town for vacation, I wanted something the Sisters could hang out in during the day that would be safe, easy and cheap.  Ta~da—helloooo, pallets! Thanks to a local store, I can…

here, chick, chick

It is official!  According to my daughter’s definition of “farm,” I can claim that status.  We have 3 chicks: Rosie (named after Rosie’s Walk by Pat Hutchins–yes, she loves to stroll), Lucinda (originally named “Lucy” bec/ I thought she’d be the boss, but now…