Somebody call the Police ….. Roxanne is dead & a post-mortem on a beloved hen

Roxanne, you don’t have to put on the red light Those days are over You don’t have to sell your body to the night Roxanne, you don’t have to wear that dress tonight Walk the streets for money You don’t care if it’s wrong or if it’s right Roxanne… Rest in Peace Roxanne – aka […]

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Ode to a Very Good Hen

This week we said goodbye to Lilihen, named after our top niece. Our most reliable layer, year after year.  A Leg-horn mulato, queen of the roost, who quietly lead by example, maintained pecking order and was resilient beyond belief. Lilihen survived two encounters with our dog, lead the flock to safety from a hawk attack,  […]

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