Essential Supplies Needed to Raise Baby Chicks

Essential Supplies Needed to Raise Baby Chicks

You've decided to bring some baby chicks home! Congratulations, you will love the experience! It doesn't matter if you're in year one or year thirty of chicken keeping, collecting fresh eggs and watching your chickens roam will never get old. We're here to help you every step of the way. Here's all the essential supplies [...]

Should I Bring Home Baby Chicks This Year?

Should I Bring Home Baby Chicks This Year?

This post may contain affiliate links. Read my full disclosure here. Deciding Whether to Bring Baby Chicks Home? Here's Why You Should (or Should Not) Make It Happen. Ah, so the chicken bug has bitten you and you're either seriously considering becoming a first time chicken owner, or you're already well on your way, searching for [...]

Preserving Eggs In Limewater

Preserving Eggs In Limewater

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Preserving Eggs With Hydrated (Pickling or Slaked) Lime Hello lovely ladies! This post is a fun one I've been meaning to get around to for a while. Calcium Hydroxide, who knew? Let's preserve fresh eggs together. First of all who doesn't love chickens and [...]

Lentil Sprouts for Chickens (and Your Family) – A Protein Packed Winter Treat

Lentil Sprouts for Chickens (and Your Family) – A Protein Packed Winter Treat

This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure here. Winter, with it's dropping temperatures, snow, wind, rain and ice can bring up a lot of concerns for new chicken owners. It's easy to feel sorry for them from our nice cozy homes while they're out in the cold. The reality is that chickens [...]