A bit of fluff

How was your Sunday? Was it blessed by His grace?

After church, and some lunch, I headed out to work in the garden for just a bit. Nothing overwhelming (it is Sunday, after all), just checking on things mostly. Seeing that my ladybugs are happy, pulling some radishes, you get the picture. As I stood over my carrots, I kept hearing a peeping. At first, I thought one of our older “chicks” had gotten out of the pen. But it really sounded much too young. So I assumed it was coming from a nearby bird’s nest.

I pulled some radish greens off for the chickens and that is when I saw it!! FLUFF!

We have a broody Barred Rock hen who has tried sitting 3 times over the past 2 years. She only sat on 2 eggs this time, but one hatched!!! 🙂

Mama was very attentive. It was so neat watching her break up the chick starter for her baby. She was also very protective of her wee one. So sweet!


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We contemplated removing Mama and baby, but we weren’t sure where to put them and they were doing well. Prayers that they handle tonight well with their 22 other pen buddies… ❤


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