Future Urban Chicken Farmers of America

My neighbor and friend Katie homeschools her two daughters. Last week she called and asked if Whitley and Hattie could come over and see some exotic urban wildlife so of course I said YES!

They learned about urban chicken farming.

They learned about urban chicken farming.

They made phone calls on a 1940s rotary-dial telephone.

They made phone calls on a 1940s rotary-dial telephone.

The had no idea how to work it.  AND they called their dad who was at home taking a nap.  I’m sure he was greatly amused.

They learned that grown women can become obsessed with a toy that lost its relevance about 15 years ago.

The look of astonishment the first time kids see the Beanie Baby museum.

The look of astonishment the first time kids see the Beanie Baby museum.

And finally, they met a handsome bunny with floppy ears who was outside enjoying the nice weather.

Hello ladies, can I interest you in a treat from my herb garden?

Hello ladies, can I interest you in a treat from my herb garden?

These nice young ladies did not leave empty-handed from their field trip.  A bunny and a chicken were their prize for their extracurricular activity.

Come back anytime ladies!

Come back anytime ladies!

🙂

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