Month: June 2011

Teenage Chickens

The chickens are growing up fast! They’re eight weeks old today.  They will spend long periods of time some distance from their momma, although they still tend to hang out with her when the other hens are around, and she’s still feeding them and gathering them up into the coop at night.   We’ve quite [Continue]

Hatching Day

Chris got me a new camera for our anniversary; a Canon T2i.  I’ve been playing around with the new camera, looking at some hatchling silkworms. This one’s in the process of hatching.  They bite through the egg shell, bit by bit, and then crawl out.   The lenses on the new camera are working for [Continue]