Oh, the irony…


After 37 years of avoiding the dreaded chore of raking grass clippings – no matter what sort of threat my parents could issue or guilt trip my husband could attempt to throw at me- here I am HAPPILY raking up my freshly mown grass to toss bucket after bucketful in to watch the hens dive into it. Who knew… Who ever could have guessed there would ever be a point to such a normally pointless task! The girls thought it was so fun to see how excited the hens got that they ran to get their toy garden rakes and join in “the fun”!

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Now, if I could just find a way for those hens to convince the kids that cleaning their rooms is “fun”….

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