Articles from cerridwenn

Peeps Galore! if you click on the pictures, you can see them a bit larger! 2010 Peeps - These are our first 4 peeps, obtained at 2 weeks of age from a local feed store. They were labeled "Ameraucana Pullets" and were very friendly and feisty. We brought them home April 19, 2010. My son insisted on sleeping with them so we put the incubator in his room. This is the "Rainbow Layers" from Murray McMurray Hatchery. They were hatched April 24, 2010 and we got them in the mail April...
My Crazy Chicken Idea it all started with whining about wanting chickens for long enough that people started paying attention. that only took about 5 years. then some research on breeds, what would be fun to raise, since we only want eggs and preferably colored ones. it's really all about fun, so colored eggs it is. during that research, i discovered that a whole lot of american livestock breeds are threatened and even endangered! how terribly sad - not only has our insatiable demand for...
Me and My Crazy Ideas... welcome to my page and what will probably become known (unofficially) as Desert Moon Farm. i wanted "standing stone farm" but apparently someone beat me to it. in case you're thinking "oh, desert moon, what a cliche" i offer this (a view from my backyard) in response: actually, maybe i will make it official. a "Desert Moon Farm" logo would look awfully nice on the gate to my driveway. the farm consists of me, my husband, our son, 2 dogs, 6 cats, 30 chickens, 2...
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