The Chickens Are Not Amused [pic]

Rain! We finally had rain! Almost a half inch of that glorious wet stuff. The ground felt soft for the first time in I-don't-know-how-long. We live in a semi-arid region so cycles of drought are normal, but I'm still thrilled when we get some moisture here.

The chickens, on the other hand: not so amused.


  1. :) I appreciated the phrase "mad as a wet hen" so much more the first time our girls demonstrated just how mad a wet hen can actually be!

  2. My girls get just as mad, but only because I don't let them out when it rains!


Of Mice and Various Snakes and new Duck Feed Station

As mentioned in the previous post, our region is experiencing a near-Biblical plague of mice. "It's due to all the moisture we had...