To See

I have been researching things to do on our July vacation to the west coast. There are mountains to see and an ocean to sit in front of. There will be car drives and, I’m anticipating, amazing vistas to take in. I want my kids to be awestruck. I want their jaws to drop and … Continue reading To See

Chickens = Eggs = Cake

I raise chickens. I prefer hens to roosters. I am not interested in raising new generations of chickens. I am interested in eggs. Hens lay eggs, roosters do not. Hens will lay eggs in the absence of a rooster. A rooster is only used to fertilize eggs to make baby chickens. A hen will lay … Continue reading Chickens = Eggs = Cake

And Then There Were 2…

We bought our initial flock of ducks from the farm store 4 years ago. Four Indian Runner ducks and two Khaki Campbell ducks. With this group of six we ended up with four drakes (males) and two ducks (females). Ducks are quite different, in my opinion, from chickens. My ducks have been hand raised, starting … Continue reading And Then There Were 2…

Memories-Old and New

Once again, I’ve neglected this blog and wonder about what I really want to write about. There are many blogs out in the blogosphere and many have specific viewpoints. I recently started following a blog about Paris. It’s really about Frenchifying your own life, which I love to do. I went to Paris 15 years … Continue reading Memories-Old and New