Why I don’t mow my lawn anymore

I used to mow my lawn at least once a week.  It was really pretty.  Then I decided that functionality is better than pretty.  Now my lawn is full of wild birds flying around looking for bugs and bees buzzing from flower to flower.  I don’t have to worry about watering it because the ground is shaded and stays fairly moist.  It has wild chamomile, plantain, and dandelion.  I give my chickens 2 big buckets full of it a day.  This fall I’ll be cutting it down and making haystacks to use for my chickens this winter.

Hope you’re having a wonderful day!

About Michelle

Creator & owner of Suncatcher Craft Eyes.

Posted on August 9, 2016, in Behind the scenes, Chickens, homesteading, life, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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