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Winter Continues

Winter continues here in New England. We have been spoiled by mild winters the past few years..and early Springs. But not this year. Today there is a fresh dusting of snow and the air remains crisp and frosty. The snow … Continue reading

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Winterizing the Coop

It has been very cold the last few nights. Temperatures have been below zero…and that is fahrenheit! Even with our little wood stove going the furnace is on. It is just COLD! We can sit by our stove, drink hot … Continue reading

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A Bitter Cold Morning

It was a bitterly cold at Brookwood Shire this morning.   I awoke to a frozen world.  My first thought was my girls.  Just how cold did it get in the coop last night?   The low was 9.  That is … Continue reading

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Last night it began to snow.  The weather people said it would start as snow and change to sleet/rain overnight.  So I was surprised to wake to a snow covered world.  Our first real snow of the season. The trees … Continue reading

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