The ducks are becoming tiny little dinosaurs

But seriously.  I’m not really sure they’re ducklings anymore.  Their real feathers are coming in and they’re starting to look super creepy.  I’ve also found that they love eating kale.  Like, a lot.  And weeds….

Duckingham Palace is habitable!

I conned my father in law into coming over and helping us make a final push towards getting Duckingham Palace safe for the ducks. This included moving the ceiling joists, building doors, and putting up…

And we have ducklings!

I am a solid week late on this update.  We bought our ducklings 7 full days ago.  They are fucking hilarious.  The woman we bought them from (they were $5 each, if you’re curious what…

We are on the home stretch of the duck project

I still haven’t gotten the pond up and running.  And by up and running, I mean gluing the valve onto the end of the drain pipe.  That is literally all it needs to hold water….

And we have made some real progress on the duck pond

The pond has been a big point with me.  I wanted it to look less like a big blue kiddie pool, and more like something at least mildly resembling natural.  With that in mind, we…

Progress on Duckingham Palace, bit by bit. Stain edition

Things are progressing, slowly but surely.  We have been running into the perfect storm of illness (I have had no fewer than 3 very intense cold/flus this year), weather, and time commitments.  It seems like…

A little bit of progress on Duckingham Palace

The pond drain project has been a bit of a saga. ┬áThe preformed pond liners are made of HDPE (high density polyethylene) which is a plastic that is pretty much designed to be minimally reactive…