Farmhouse Coop

Grub and Grit

Grub and Grit

In our on-going effort to streamline the functionality of, as well as beautify our coop, there was a really glaring problem.  Well, two really glaring problems: the food and grit dispensers. After all the trouble we went to in building this new coop, the food and grit dishes were just […]

Coop Du Jour 3.0

Coop Du Jour 3.0

The very fate of my marriage rests on the functionality of our newly made-over coop.  The Texan has really put his foot down; this is the last time we are re-doing the darned thing.  The. Last. Time. Roger that. The original coop design was….okay.  It just wasn’t great (even after […]

Buff Up on Your Farmhouse Style- A Giveaway!

Buff Up on Your Farmhouse Style- A Giveaway!

***THIS CONTEST IS CLOSED. WE HAVE A WINNER!*** I am so, so thrilled about this giveaway, people!  I just get really excited when I stumble across a truly talented artist, and Katja over at Shift Ctrl Art is that in spades.  And it isn’t just art over there, either; she […]

An Impressionist Art Lesson from the Chickens

An Impressionist Art Lesson from the Chickens

I don’t do a lot of kid stuff on this blog, because, well, we don’t have any of the two-legged, non-feathered variety.  But from time to time, my ‘loaner kids’ come over for a visit (good friends of the family–the two girls were our wedding flower girls!) The chickens were […]