With every trip to the feed store our “little” flock of chickens grows. We passed the 20 mark a few chicks ago, Oops!
It’s literally impossible for me to walk by the peeping display of beautiful, adorable little puff balls and not take any home. I have tried to practice self restraint, even pinkie swearing with the kids that we will not buy any more chicks, NO MATTER WHAT!
But not to worry, the wild band of rascals soon welcomed her in.
Elora had the grand idea of dubbing the flock The Spice Girls. So each bird has been given an appropriate name (minus Hazel). We have Cinnamon, Chili, Pepper, Nutmeg, Ginger,Anise ..
After running out of spice names we moved into herbs: Nepeta,Basil, Parsley,Oregano…