The other day I was sitting in my yard, watching the hen Annabelle lead her four fluffy chicks into the woods. As I watched this first time mom and her quickly growing family, I thought about my own children. Hens have justly earned their reputation as excellent mothers, protective & loving. I realized there is a lot human mothers can learn from watching these famed mothers of the animal world.
About the Author
- The Cape Coop
Liz is a suburban homesteader who is passionate about gardening. She is raising a dozen plus chickens, ducks, wooly Angora rabbits, dogs, cats and four beautiful children along with her husband on coastal Cape Cod. She also crafts a line of natural handmade soaps and beauty care products with a touch of the ocean using unfiltered Cape Cod seawater and other local ingredients
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