Category: Miller Farm Friday

A Three Shirt Day

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Wednesday was a three-shirt day. It started out fine.  I made it through five classes and lunch with a clean shirt. Then I decided a cold drink from Starbucks sounded great so …

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A Dog and His Raccoon

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Tucker (first of our six dachshunds) loves toys, especially if they squeak. He has been known to pull the squeaker out of a toy in 5 minutes flat. Rachel made it her …

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Hope for the Future

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara We interrupt the Chicken Wrangler news for a report from my other persona – the music teacher. I began a new position in August after the private school where I’d taught for …

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Problem Solving on Miller Farm

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I believe one of the most important skills one can have is the ability to solve problems.  I’m not talking about the word problems that plague math students every where.  I mean …

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Silly Roosters

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Winters in Texas are not particularly harsh. In fact if the temperature drops below 50, we are getting out our winter coats. The problem is that when it is 50 and raining, …

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That’s Not a Chicken

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Having dachshunds and chickens in the same yard can create some interesting challenges especially when the chickens get on the wrong side of the fence. There is nothing like a rousing game …

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True Confessions of a Chicken Wrangler

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I have a confession to make. I am tired of chickens. I’m tired of hauling 50lb sacks of feed, filling 5 gallon waterers, chasing chickens back into a safe space and all …

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Candy Corn Fan Club

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I’ve discovered there are two kinds of people in the world – those who love candy corn and those who don’t.  Guess which group includes me. <grin> I wrote a Candy Corn …

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Rooster Dishes

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara A friend of mine recently found herself in possession of a set of rooster dishes. She immediately thought of me and called to see if I was interested. We still have most …

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Secret Pals

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara My new school did secret pals for the month of October. It was a really fun way to get to know the other teachers. We would leave things by the sign in …

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