Tag: Chickens

Wednesday walk through the garden 8/5

I am so happy to say that I am harvesting lots of amazing produce from the garden! The green bean trellis is really taking off! It’s made of a cattle panel and has pole beans planted at the base. We had an extra pumpkin… Continue Reading “Wednesday walk through the garden 8/5”

Wednesday walk through the garden 7/29

After coming home from vacation, we have a lot of catching up to do around here! The garden is growing fast and really starting to produce some delicious food! Technically our neighbor who watched the garden got the first tomato! Lucky girl! 😉 but… Continue Reading “Wednesday walk through the garden 7/29”

Vacation time!!

We have been blessed with being on vacation on the beautiful island of Ocracoke, located off the shore of North Carolina. It’s beautiful there, but takes a while to get there! We even have to take a ferry to get on the island! Here… Continue Reading “Vacation time!!”

Why chickens?!?!?!

Chickens?!?! You have chickens? Why? Don’t they stink? Do you have a rooster? Hens can lay eggs without a rooster? Yes, many questions are asked when people find out about these ladies! So, I have had lots of people ask my why I keep… Continue Reading “Why chickens?!?!?!”

Staking lots of tomatoes!

I have dubbed this year,” the year of the tomato!” because we had over 50 tomato plants come up all by themselves! So, I put some in the garden, some in the raised beds, along the fence and by the chickens. That’s a lot… Continue Reading “Staking lots of tomatoes!”

Finally harvesting something!

Man, it’s a hot one out there today!! After making sure that the hens were taken care of, I worked on pulling millions of weeds! Lucky for me, I have some sunflowers and tomatoes growing outside of the chicken pen and they don’t require… Continue Reading “Finally harvesting something!”