Chickens, Kids / 24.07.2010

In my search for photogenic gardens and experienced chicken owners I happened to stumble into a magical landscape where every nook and cranny was full of great surprises.  In this garden lives more than two dozen chickens, 7 of which were roosters. They all had...

Chickens, Food, Gardening / 15.07.2010

At this time of the year, my daily ritual involves walking through my vegetable garden several times throughout the day to check on my plants, harvest, weed a bit and snack on the raspberries. Yesterday in the late afternoon I found a big squash plant uprooted ...

Chickens, For fun / 12.07.2010

Well, we tried our best, but there was no possible way we were going to see all 29 coops all spread out in Seattle in the 5 hours of the tour.  I tried to choose which ones to visit based on their descriptions and if...

Chickens / 08.07.2010

This Saturday we have a busy day of checking out other people's coops!  I have been looking forward to Seattle Tilth's Urban Chicken Coop Tour for many months now, and will try my best not to develop coop envy. There are 29 homes in...

Chickens, For fun / 06.07.2010

A chicken training camp?  Yes!! I spoke with Terry Ryan this morning of Legacy Canine Behavior and Training who hosts  special training Chicken Camps and I got an invitation to come to the Poultry in Motion workshop this August! This is going to be so...

For fun / 29.06.2010

Our little family was driving home from a BBQ the other day, all rocking out to the iPod on shuffle.  Between 2 adults with different tastes in music, and 2 little boys who have developed a liking to hip-hop, we often skip through songs to...