Tag Archives: spring

Chicken Chat

Now that the weather is finally cooperating with spring, my attention is turning to planning the vegetable garden, landscaping the front of wonky old farmhouse, and ordering more chickens.  This winter took it’s toll on my hens.  I lost three … Continue reading

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Random Foto Friday

Welcome to Random Foto Friday where I share my favorite moments from around the farm this week.  It has been a harrowing week with the freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall creating a dire situation for migrating birds, especially Robins, who are … Continue reading

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Happy First Day of Spring!

We’re finally here.  The first day of spring!  It’s a chilly one today with the wind blowing at 6mph from the north.  You wouldn’t think it would make that much difference at that speed, but it does.  Brrrrrr . . … Continue reading

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Time and Waiting on Spring

Have you sprung your clocks ahead?  Today we set our clocks one hour ahead to presumably save on daylight hours.  I’ve never understood this concept.  I think we should follow Florida’s lead and just leave time alone.  Nature doesn’t follow … Continue reading

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A Burlap Wreath for Spring

In the winter/early spring months I try to reserve Friday afternoons for doing something crafty.  Since it’s a beautiful, sunny day today, I decided to create a wreath welcoming spring.  I wonder if that will hurry it along? I bought … Continue reading

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