Over the past couple of years, our flock of poultry has grown from a very manageable 12 hens to 25 hens and 4 ducks. We keep the ducks separate from the hens as we have one drake and he is not kind to the chickens. My son owns 6 of the chickens, and to make … Continue reading new home for the chickens
It has been a busy time here. I feel like it is always that way, but some weeks I can't recuperate and feel constantly drained. After school activities with the kids have intensified, and we had a full month with every day (including Sunday) dedicated to sport, or concert rehearsals, birthdays, trying to manage the … Continue reading Catching up
I am going to be upfront - this post will be mostly photos. I thought I would manage a blog post last Wednesday and then again on Sunday, but feeling rundown, internet dropouts and failed media uploads meant that the week disappeared without an update here, and I am again deep in the this week's … Continue reading The week that was
I love Sundays. They are productive, loose, endless, and all my own. Yesterday was no exception. We are still starting the days with frosts so I am yet to put this summer's frost tender seedlings in the ground. They are slowly coming on outside our laundry door which faces north. I have tried planting seeds … Continue reading Sundays at home
A simple photo for Friday. My wild and happy place, more weed than garden, but my favourite place to be.