Bad Bad Leroy Brown

Meet Freddie.  He’s a spunky Rhode Island Red rooster who belongs to a family who knows nothing about raising chickens.  And even though he is ornery to the nth degree, we can’t help but love him.  There’s something about his spirit–his fearlessness, that draws us to him.  It could also be that he looks hilarious when…

Ruffled Feathers

Every afternoon when I come home from work, I let the girls and Freddie out to roam in the yard.

A Feathered Nest

The kids have been waiting since Easter for the girls to lay eggs.  It finally happened this week.  I have to admit that finding them the first time was exhilarating.  It seems so silly to admit that, but watching the kids reaction was priceless. Dakota had been watching Lemondrop for weeks.  He warned Pat that…