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About tundrachicks

I am the Chicken Momma of the Arctic. I live in Kotzebue, above the Arctic Circle in Alaska. I raise chickens for meat, and to keep for egg layers. I also do some Turkey's and this next spring maybe some quail.

Super duper busy!!

Well, after John and I got married on the best day of my life, I’ve been going 100 MPH non-stop since! My parents gifted us the house in Kotzebue. We are still moving them out and us in. I’m just … Continue reading

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Guess what I have?

I bought 15 black copper Maran eggs on eBay and they are in my home made incubator. I’m so excited! They are on day 10 today and I can see little baby chicks inside the light colored eggs. The darker … Continue reading

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“Pretty Eggs Auntie! “

My baby niece Rea knows that we have real live chickens. She baaaaq baaaaq’s all over the house and if you ask her “what does a chicken do?” she dances around the room with her hands under her armpits and … Continue reading

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please accept my apologies!

I’ve been just a little busy in the last couple of months. John and I are getting married in less than 2 weeks, on May 11th so I’ve had more than my hands full! My chickens aren’t up to anything … Continue reading

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I see with my one eye!

I like how chickens look at everything with one eye. It’s cute and they cock their heads to the side like a curious puppy. Sorry for not posting much lately. My chickens and I haven’t been up to too much. … Continue reading

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Big Miracle Movie | Official Site for the Big Miracle Film | In Theaters February 3, 2012

Big Miracle Movie | Official Site for the Big Miracle Film | In Theaters February 3, 2012.

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proud.

I am so proud of my husband-to-be. He is in a movie. A big movie, Big Miracle. Here is the link to the website, you can find him under Cast and Crew, his name is John Chase and he plays … Continue reading

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hmmmm……

I was looking at my stat’s on my blog and the number one search engine resulting in people finding my blog is: nudist. yeah. nudist! that’s crazy! I mentioned ONE comment on nudist and that is the NUMBER ONE reason … Continue reading

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Keeping warm, at -45!

It’s cooooooold here in Kotzebue. It’s been below 20 F for at least 2 weeks. My chickens are happy and warm though. Here they are scratching the floor for corn. My little white Banty fluffing up to warm up. She … Continue reading

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little ornaments, big ornaments

My most loveliest, handsomest, awesomest fiancé got me a new iPhone for Christmas! So now you will enjoy the post I wanted to write a couple weeks ago about my blown quail and seagull egg ornaments. I’m on my phone … Continue reading

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