The chicks in the garden

Backyard Chickens

We have chickens.  We raised these chickens from baby chicks in our house.  We protected them from our predator cats.  We fed them, kept them warm, and raised them until they were beautiful and healthy chickens.  Those cute little chicks that cost about $2.50 apiece seemed like a great idea.  I previously posted about how we spent $300 before we saw our first egg.   That’s a lot of money for a medium sized egg.  (The brown egg in the photo below is the first egg laid by one of my hens.  It is sitting next to an extra large egg.) We […]