Category: Miller Farm Friday

Fortunately – Unfortunately on the Miller Farm

My father used to tell the story of a man flying an airplane. Unfortunately, the engine went out. Fortunately, there were two engines – unfortunately, the second engine went out. Fortunately, the man had a parachute – unfortunately,… Read More

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Life and Mystery @ the Miller Farm

There is a mystery on Miller Farm.  When I went to let the chickens out, there were two dead quail. One was in the cage – which is not completely unusual. However, there was one on the ground… Read More

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Flying the Coop Bee Emergency – Miller Farm Day

On a recent Monday (my day to go grocery shopping and do laundry among other things), I added poinsettia delivery to my errand list. Several people at various schools bought the holiday plant from our kids for a band… Read More

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Ever had one of THESE days? Miller Farm Friday

Chicken Wrangler Sara’s day: This morning I got up at 5:15, made coffee, fixed breakfast and made sandwiches even though it is Saturday. The kids have All-Region Band auditions and I wanted to make sure they didn’t starve…. Read More

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Chicken chest bump challenges – Miller Farm Friday

Okay, I know today is Saturday, but I didn’t remember yesterday was Friday! I know CW Sara has loyal Miller Farm Friday readers and that’s why I’m posting her  email blog. I do apologize and promise to pay more attention to the calendar… Read More

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Chickens and Holiday sweaters: Miller Farm Blog

We interrupt our regularly scheduled Chicken Wrangler emails for today’s seasonal email titled Don We Now our Gay Apparel Exactly nineteen years ago, my parents gave me a Christmas sweater. It was something they knew I would never… Read More

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Does quail chasing=chicken wrangling? – Miller Farm Friday

Bella was staring intently into the small chicken yard this afternoon. I figured she was just willing one of the smaller chickens to come out and “play.” When I went out to check eggs, I saw what had… Read More

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Missing Books and Memories: Miller Farm Friday

Before the school year started, I alphabetized my books in my classroom to make it easier to find what I wanted for each class.   Imagine my consternation when I went to pull “Six Little Ducks” and it was… Read More

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Raiding Possums, Scary Times at the Miller Farm

I have a confession to make. Sometimes, especially if it is raining, we do not close the door to the chicken coop at night. The chickens don’t know the difference and some nights we are just too tired… Read More

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Bedlam in the Chicken Yard-Miller Farm Friday

I looked out the kitchen window last evening and saw a rooster about 5 feet off the ground on top of the quail cage in the middle of the chicken yard. This would not be a problem if… Read More

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