Category: Friday on the Miller Farm

Custard the Rooster

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Among the specialty breeds that Rachel hatched last spring are some Croad Langshans. The breed originated in China and was brought to Britain in 1874 by Major F.T. Croad. They are a… Read More

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Nativity Scenes

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I began collecting nativity scenes before the birth of our first child, Catherine. Beekeeper Brian was selling pens at craft fair booth and traded a pen for a wooden nativity set.  We… Read More

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Snow in Texas

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara You might have seen recently on the national news that South Central Texas had an unusual snowfall. Last Monday it was sunny and warm. By Thursday evening, we had 4 inches of… Read More

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An Early Gift

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara One of the nice things about living in one place for a long time is maintaining friendships.  My friend Greta and I have known each other since our oldest children were in… Read More

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Therapy Dog for a Therapy Dog

A Blog for Chicken Wrangler Sara This past weekend, we were asked to puppy sit. Since there are six dogs living here regularly, one more doesn’t seem too unreasonable.  This, however, is a special puppy. His name is… Read More

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One of These Dogs is not Like the Others

By Chicken Wrangler Sara As I was driving down our street last week, I spotted a loose dog. This happens periodically and I don’t always take any action. This dog, however, was dragging a leash. I figured someone… Read More

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Why We Have Chickens

by Guest Blogger Chicken Wrangler Sara Most people assume we have chickens for the fresh eggs they provide. While this is certainly true, there is also the entertainment factor. For example, I looked out my kitchen window last… Read More

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