Meet the Chickens!

For several weeks, our dream chicken coop has been under construction on the edge of the Shadow Wood. As I watched from my vantage point at the kitchen window, I imagined the happiness of looking out and seeing our fluffy girls pecking around against the green backdrop of a Tennessee Spring. As their cozy coopContinue reading “Meet the Chickens!”

Dreaming of Spring

We are well into January and blazing toward February as I write this. Here in Tennessee, Winter has really just begun. We’ve had a couple of pretty dustings of snow, just enough to make us wish for a “big one” so we can get some use out of our long-neglected sled, but my affections areContinue reading “Dreaming of Spring”

Into the Woods

On New Years Day I finally ventured into the woods to explore beyond the old farm fence and find the creek. In our garage I found a huge, heavy set of wire cutters… …and set out to clear a path. It didn’t take long to trek through the trail my father had cleared back inContinue reading “Into the Woods”