Category Archives: Our Creatures

Weirdest Thing Ever

Once again, I am happy to report that some new creatures have shown up out of the blue.  When we pulled up today, the Squirts were extremely excited, and kept pointing in the direction of my daughter’s car.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Donkey – whose name should be mud

Last night, I’d say around 3:3o a.m. Abby, our horse and resident prima donna, started to make her presence known.  She stood at the fence line by our bedroom window having a hissy fit.  I staggered to the window and … Continue reading

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I hate Raccoons!

I remember a time when I thought Raccoons were the cutest thing ever.  Today, I think they are Demon’s from the Dark.  They have successfully killed all most of our chickens and the poor duck. The raccoons wouldn’t make me … Continue reading

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What’s the problem with free range chickens……

The problem is the rooster is free range too.  Our rooster aka the Villain seemed to have forgotten the peace accord he worked out with my little ones.  We went on the offensive today.  My youngest was playing in the … Continue reading

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The Incubator

I posted a picture of our home-made incubator earlier this week.  I thought today I would just post a link to the video where I learned how to do it…actually…..I assembled it….blew a fuse…..then my DH came home shook his … Continue reading

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Excitement Reigns

We are completely amazed but this incubator….. Yes, this incubator successfully hatched out 7 our to 7 eggs.  It had a 100% success rate.  It consists of a water heater thermostat, a light bulb, a bowl of water, an old … Continue reading

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Nothing is Raining on her Parade!

My duck is cracking me up right now, which is good thing right.  We are in the middle of a deluge of rain.   The wind is howling.  The lightening is flashing.  The tornado sirens are screaming along with our … Continue reading

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