Tag: chickens

lessons learned: old made new

The year I was diagnosed with cancer,  I spent a lot of time by my kitchen door.  I would sit on my red stool, drink tea, and watch the winter creatures in the woods.  That year, I happened to be blessed with a pair…

lessons learned: what feathers and fur can teach us about love

When this quote found me this morning, I thought, “What a great transition from hope to love!”  And so we begin week 2 of Advent meditating on love and how, oftentimes, it lights the way. Hope is not about proving anything. It’s about choosing…

goodbye to my girls

I am heartbroken.  There are really no other words for it.  On Friday night, our girls fell prey to a hungry raccoon.  I will not go into the details, but I will say that I have never felt such anguish and anger all at…