Tag Archives: Chloe

Cold and Hungry.

BRRRR! I know it’s rude and inconsiderate to complain about the cold when a record-breaking blizzard is pelting other parts of the country, but baby it’s cold outside! Winter is a subtle proposition when it’s not defined by wind chill. … Continue reading

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Eggo-centric

Pollo Amiga stopped by yesterday to see the new egg, which I had, unfortunately, given away. She visited for a bit, and when she left I went into the coop to clean up – there was another egg! right next … Continue reading

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Wattle you think?

The CE and I headed out to Camino Real for lunch today at one of our new favorite places, the Hollister Brewing Company. Varied menu, lots of comfort food. Very casual, kind of sports-bar-like inside with multiple tv screens on … Continue reading

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Such a great weekend!

Saturday was Julia’s wedding. Everything about it was perfect! And the sun even came out! Julia was, of course, a stunningly beautiful and happy (and calm and incredibly organized!) bride and everyone had so much fun. Truly a magical day. Here are … Continue reading

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Good Karma.

The chickens were left behind when Chloe and Soho (aka Chloho, as they’ve been dubbed by young friend Chadd) were invited to lunch yesterday. The CE and I tagged along, thus getting to meet a charming and  lovely couple and their noble … Continue reading

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Happy 4th!

Instead of whooping it up, we’re cooping it up this 4th. It’s getting harder and harder to manage the girls inside, so we’re hoping to send them into the coop a bit early. The rule of thumb is that chickens … Continue reading

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More visitors.

The chicks held forth well into the evening yesterday.  Turns out if you mix good friends with Chardonnay and chickens, silliness ensues. The chicks cried fowl, but their votes didn’t count. As always, Chloe was a good sport.

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Visitors.

The chicks had a busy day on Tuesday. Some people came all the way from the East coast to satisfy their curiosity: “Why chickens?” I think they’re converts!

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A chicken moment.

Brought the ladies out to  their run late this afternoon and sat down with my current book (Home by Marilynne Robinson) .  Chloe lay down by my side so I pulled oak leaves out of her fur while I read and … Continue reading

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New admirers

The chicks have had a big day with several trips out to the run. Chloe is committed – or resigned, at least – to her role as Chicken Bodyguard, although it really did seem like a bit much when Amelia … Continue reading

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