Tag: Chicken

Chickens and the rain…

I was cleaning our house today when I saw a funny sight… The chickens running in the yard in the rain…but not just running they seemed to be trying to dodge the raindrops, but then would stop and look up like they had been defeated. They would then give up and act as if it wasn’t raining at all pecking the ground. For some of them this … Read More Chickens and the rain…

Dogs and chickens…

I am not really sure what our dogs first thought when the chickens were relocated to their yard home and were running around in the same space our pups spend time. Chase didn’t know if he should chase them, play with them, or run from them when they tried to peck him. Baxter on the other hand could care less he just wanted to … Read More Dogs and chickens…

A new coop…

I have been so busy since coming back from vacation. Today we spent most of the day building a new nesting place for our chickens (I’ll try to get a picture when we are done). Their old one is getting too small and since the new birds have started laying they need more room. We are extending their old coop to give them more … Read More A new coop…

Sunsets and Thankfulness…

              I love sunsets. There is something about the end of a day that God created special. It’s a time to reflect on the day and count your blessings. 10 Things I am thankful for today: 1. My faith 2. My husband               3. My pups             … Read More Sunsets and Thankfulness…

There is no place like Home…

I am sure when we all hear these words we think of The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy, and the yellow brick road. Today I thought of how true these words are for me coming home from our recent trip to Nebraska. I missed our dogs, chickens, my bed, and just being in my own space. I think the best part of being in your own … Read More There is no place like Home…

Lemon Paprika Chicken

Here is what’s for dinner tonight… What you will need: 1 lemon (zest the outside and cut in 1/2) 8 oz Peppers (mixed yellow, orange, red) frozen or fresh 8 oz Broccoli frozen or fresh 8 oz Green Beans frozen or fresh 6 oz Corn frozen or fresh 4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts (about 1 lb) 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 and 1/8 tsp ground … Read More Lemon Paprika Chicken