Keeping Hawks Away from Chickens

Chicken keeping can be fun and rewarding, as long as keepers’ efforts aren’t spoiled by predation. Aerial attacks from hawks seem to be the most difficult to avoid. Keeping hawks away from chickens takes more than any single effort. Rather, an array of tactics is required to keep chickens safe. Harming Hawks is Illegal First … Read more

Wendy’s Spicy Chicken Caesar Salad

Recently, a friend and I ate at a Wendy’s restaurant. I had two burgers and fries and my friend ordered their Wendy’s Spicy Chicken Caesar Salad. My friend was surprised by how large the salad was and asked me if I wanted half of it. I gladly partook of the opportunity to try this salad … Read more

Care and Feeding of Chickens

If you’re going to own chickens, you’re going to need to know about feeding them. A few points about chickens that people sometimes don’t realize: No, you don’t need a rooster to have eggs. The hens will lay whether they’ve got a guy around or not. You only need a rooster if you want fertilized … Read more

16 Reasons for Getting Chickens as Pets

I was never a bird-person, but I always wanted chickens for eggs and meat. As pets, chickens are some of the most useful critters around, which is why if you’re looking for a pet, a chicken might just fulfill your goals. Here are some excellent reasons for owning chickens: 1. Eggs. Yes, we all love … Read more

Low Fat, Low Carb Chicken Recipes

These days, low carbohydrate diets are all the rage. These diets advocate lots of protein to replace the low rates of carbohydrate consumption. Here are some recipes for baked and grilled chicken that are delicious and very low in carbs and fat. Chicken has no carbohydrates. To ensure the fat content is also low, trim … Read more

5 Cheap, Fast and Easy Recipes

As a housewife and stay at home mom, I am always looking for ways to feed a family on a budget. I am by no means a professional when it comes to cooking so quick and easy is the way to go for me. Here are five of my favorite cheap and easy recipes that … Read more

Feeding Chickens Chicken Feed

How do you feed chickens? What’s the best method for feeding chickens? What do chickens eat? What’s the best chicken feed to feed chickens? In this beginner’s guide to feeding chickens chicken feed, we’ll show you the basics of feeding chickens so you can have the happiest hens and roosters in the chicken coop! The … Read more