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Lindsey Hampton
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Snow days February 2014
This
week we had a major (for us) snow storm!  In a little over 24 hours we
were covered in 13 inches of snow!  Normally, we only get 2-5 inches at a
time, so this was a big deal!  My kids have never seen this much snow
before and were loving it!  The d...
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My Grandpa's "Nearly Home-made" donuts!
Some of you may know that my grandfather passed away in November 2012.  That man was my rock, and it was a very trying time for me after he was gone.  It really warms my heart to be able to things with my kids that he did with me!  One thing that I always l...
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Feather Christmas Ornaments- DIY
Today's post is a tutorial for Christmas ornaments made using feathers from my flock!  It is a really easy craft project that results in a beautiful ornament for your tree.  This is the perfect gift for any chicken lover!  There will definitely be a few of ...
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Book Review! Fresh Eggs Daily by Lisa Steele
Fresh Eggs Daily by Lisa Steele I recently purchased and then won a copy of Lisa Steele's new book Fresh Eggs Daily .  This book goes along with the Fresh Eggs Daily blog, which provides information on raising chickens naturally without all the modern techn...
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Chickens and Eggs!
Eggs in the nest box early in the morning! Over-flowing egg container in the fridge. Bonnie:  a mystery pullet Snickers checking out Sydney Harriett: Golden Comet Clyde: Bantam Mottled Cochin Jezzabelle & Unnamed : Golden Comet girls Hershey: Easter Egger S...
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Hubby brought me a present today!
Hubby came in this evening with a present for me!  He had been to Lowe's Hardware to take a weed-eater back that had broken and was still under warranty earlier in the week.  Turns out the weed-eater couldn't be fixed!  Since he had already bought a new wee...
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Moving everyone around....
It is hard to believe that the Easter Eggers have already been here a month!  We decided to let them out to free-range with all the other chickens for a few days, but leaving the door open to the little coop so they could decide which coop to go into at nig...
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Clearing brush and splitting wood.
When we bought our land, it was wooded with set white pines that had originally been planted for Christmas trees years ago, but were grown up and fairly thick!  We cleared about an acre for our house and yard.  Eventually we will cut all the pines out and w...
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Chicken Run!
This weekend we worked on getting the chicken run built before winter really sets in, and the other food sources become scarce for the predators!  I personally don't want every fox, raccoon, coyote and other predator in the area to see my chickens as an eas...
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