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Friday, August 23, 2013

Pickles and Petunias: 1938


Today I'm sharing a post from our sister blog, Pickles and Petunias.
It's all about chickens...
and we all love chickens, Right?



Since we just lost one of our little hens,
I'll dedicate this one to little Whitey ( or should I say old Whitey)
she never got in any of my pictures...
she was always the shy and slow one because of a bad foot.

We think the foot problem finally took her
(so sad, I know)

R.I.P. Whitey

and now we're down to 3...
Sully, Miss Red Hen, and Blackey

Pickles and Petunias: 1938: Lisa... I refer to her as the pickles of this blog, is the sister lucky enough to raise a few chickens on her farm.  (and one very... Read more at Pickles and Petunias.

4 comments:

Country Gal said...

Sorry for your loss of Whitey . When I was a kid on our farm we had laying hens and banty's I had a banty hen as a pet and named her Charolett she was a grey and white mix colour . We have farms around us here and I hear the chickens all the time and the roosters crowing , I love it takes me back as a kid on the farm ! Thanks for sharing . Have a good weekend !

barb said...

I'm bringing you chicks. You are my only connection to chickens.

Nancy said...

Sad to lose one, but especially so when it's been with you for awhile.

xo

Lynne said...

Poor Whitey . . . you and your sis must have had a wonderful mother to enrich you with the older art and standards. Like . . . the farm, outdoors, raising chickens, gardening, sewing, canning, knitting and more . . .