Saturday on the Farm

First sunny day in forever!
First sunny day in forever!

First my helpers “help” me spread manure in the garden . . . kids, this is serious . . .

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Not a lot got done, if I’m being honest.

Corralling the chickens after they’d escaped from the barnyard proved fruitless . . .

You think you're so smart, chicky, but don't come running to me after you've been eaten by a fox!
You think you’re so smart, chicky, but don’t come running to me after you’ve been eaten by a fox!

The ducks had the right idea . . .

Sleep with one eye open, Ferd says.
Sleep with one eye open, Ferd says.

My husband spends the day productively building shelves . . .

while in the barnyard the animals and I wait and wait for Pixie the goat to have babies . . . she’s late.

Princess Kate waiting for cousins.
Princess Kate waiting for cousins.