Tag: ducklings

ABUNDANT SUNSHINE

Look at all this beautiful sky. This is one of the reasons we struggle through the deep grey of winter. Once summer finally pulls the curtain the sky opens up and I feel like I can SEE once again. This is the natural home…

WIND LIKE A BLOW-TORCH

ALL DAY YESTERDAY and all the day before that the wind blew hard and hot. Like a blow torch. My skin was black with dust and my hay fever was out of control. The storms and rain last night was very welcome. Though Boo…

EVERYONE IS OUT

WELL, Almost everyone.

THE TURKEY HOUSE MESS

TODAY I am going to relocate the ducklings to the floor of the turkey house.  Ducklings grow fast – they are only just a week old. But already they are too big for that tub. They need lots of room to grow and make a…

THE HARBINGER SPRINGITH

Buds on the bushes! And green in the garden. I think spring us here. Have a look!

FOWL VOGUE

LET’S look at that picture again. I knew these birds would be photogenic but they are beautiful.

THEN ONE THING LED …

TO ANOTHER.

I LIKE DUCKS TO WATER

  SOMETIMES there are little Instagram videos that you just can’t miss. This is a milestone moment. I gave the ducklings a dish of water and they took to it – Like Ducks to Water!

Look what came in the Mail

Chicks and Ducklings. In the mail! John and the Matriarch want duck for Christmas dinner.  But I bought a few extra so I could breed them too. Sadly two of the extra were dead on arrival. So we have four Orpington ducks.  The chickens are a…