Blueberry Bed

Here’s shot of small but growing blueberry bed. Our friends, the Cassady’s give us 3 of them, and we bought the other 2 at the Raleigh Farmer’s Market. Hopefully by next year we will have an abundance of blueberries to eat.

Check Mate

Check out this awesome early game check mate. I am white, my queen has dived deep into the base, and the only piece off the board is one black pawn.  

 

Final Project Finished

The fifth and final project was the frames for a couple raised vegetable gardens.  This one didn’t take long at all. Thanks, Dad, for all your help! 

 

Progess

Emilee found a place to buy some chickens from, so we’re back to work on the chicken coop. It’s looking good.

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Chicken Coop (Part 2)

On Sunday we continued the work after church. We put down chicken wire for the second floor.

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We added posts onto which the walls will be hung.

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And finally, Dad built the first door.

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There’s still more to do, but it’s looking good.

Chicken Coop (Part 1)

Today we finally began building a chicken coop for the chickens that Emmy wants to buy. She and I had sketched out a few plans, and Dad came down for the weekend to help out.
We began with the base of the frame.

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Then we built the frame up to the second level.

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Once that was done we built and attached the trap door ramp, which lets the hens go from the ground floor to the second floor.

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Finally we built up to the top.

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