Our Cream Legbar Chicks Hatched!

Our Cream Legbar Chicks Hatched!

Well, after 3 weeks of waiting and anxiety, our little chicks hatched! Technically, they waited till Day 22 and 23 to hatch. As I referred to in my prior post, Our First Experience Incubating Hatching Eggs, they typically take about 21 days. However, other factors can play into it. But, I was getting worried when nothing was happening last Monday! And I was asking online if I should be seeing something, and people weren’t all real encouraging. My husband told me to just give it more time. Hatch Time! So…

New Additions To Our Backyard Flock

New Additions To Our Backyard Flock

Our backyard flock had some new additions this week! I’d been telling my husband I was having chicken withdrawal symptoms and needed to buy new birds. 🙂 It’s so addicting! So many kinds, just not enough space! Last April we got our first birds at a poultry swap. We ended up getting about 15 birds total originally between the swap, Craigslist, and Tractor Supply. However, we sold some and experienced some losses as well. We also bought a few more birds. But now we were down to five birds total,…