The roof of our house was a problem when we moved in. The skylights in both the great room and the west room leaked from day one, only we didn’t know the extent of the problem because our first two Read more ›


Blue tarp sky

I just checked on the chickens. The remnants of tropical storm Ida has them all wet and bedraggled. But they’re all out in spite of the rain, even Spicy. Some days she doesn’t come out of the chicken house, perhaps Read more ›


Butchering day

We took that big step and chose to butcher some of the older birds. Dennis did the task and butchered four of the original six chickens. We kept Spicy, with pet status for the time being. The last of our Read more ›