Tag Archives: chicken coop

Tidbits from the Road: In Iowa

I got a new phone. A smartypants phone. I am just getting used to it and playing around with the camera. Like I need another distraction. New phone aside, I am still here. Not here Seattle-here per se. I’m actually … Continue reading

Posted in chickens, Garden, Randomness | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Wowsa! The Girls are Smelly: 5.5 weeks

Wow. I forgot how smelly chickens are when they are residing in your living space.  The little chicks are getting big quick. And chickens poop. A lot.  No really, a lot A LOT.   Which is one of the awesome reasons … Continue reading

Posted in chickens | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Check Out the Girls: Version 3.5 Weeks

I’m in a bit of a posting lull.  2011 is continuing to kick my ass.  But I don’t want to leave you hanging.  I’m doing the best I can. I will however show you the girls. Remember just 10 days … Continue reading

Posted in chickens | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

The Peeps are in the House!

Last spring we begun our adventures in chickens. We began with 8 and ended with 4 (1 died and 3 were roosters). The current chickens-in-residence are: the Annies (2 Buff Orpingtons, Calypso (White Crested Black Polish) and Thirsty Boots (Easter … Continue reading

Posted in chickens | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

February Mid-Month Meanderings (and Chicken Antics)

With all the urban homestead trademark non-sense going on I am a little late giving you a look around the garden. Or perhaps I put the garden in hiding.  An edible garden during February in Seattle is anything but lush.  … Continue reading

Posted in chickens, Garden | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments