Tag: Chicken Wrangler Sara

Farewell Kaboodle and Custard

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Although we call it Miller Farm, we actually live in the middle of town on 1/3 acre lot one block off a major street.  The pie shape of our backyard has allowed …

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Ducks Take Two

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara We used to have ducks. We got them when they were ducklings and they all turned out to be male.  This was not good for our farm so they went to live …

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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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Holiday Greetings

Happy Christmas Eve! View from the Front Porch will be on hiatus December 27 through January 7. Before we go we want to share this free image from my friend and fellow blogger, Edie Melson. It’s such a …

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Christmas with a Music Teacher

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara My Christmas tree is out – out of the closet. Perhaps after my last Christmas performance on December 21st I can get it out of the box.  Such is the life of a …

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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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