Kristi Wheeler

Kristi @HomesteadWishing

Hi! I'm Kristi Wheeler. Mom of 3 giant teen boys. I'm a cook, a crazy chicken lady, a gardener, and an avid crafter!

chickens panting in nesting box

Why Are My Chickens Panting | Heat, Disease, Parasites, and More

Have you ever noticed your chickens panting? You’re not going crazy, chickens DO PANT much like a dog does! It might be quite funny to see a chicken pant like a dog, but what does it mean? Why are my chickens panting? Chickens can pant because of heat, stress, disease, parasites, and even respiratory issues…However, …

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What Are Sex Link Chickens? | What Breeds Make A Sex Link Chicken?

Have you ever wondered what Sex Link chickens are? Or maybe you just want to know what breeds are used to create them? On our homestead, we have some Red Sex Links. They are great layers and the rooster is intelligent and protective. Since we’ve enjoyed this breed for many years now…I thought I would …

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Online writing courses for homeschoolers

Online Writing Courses For Homeschoolers | Review Of Night Zookeeper

Are you looking for some amazing online writing courses for homeschoolers? Well, I’ve found just the one! Night Zookeeper is an award-winning online writing curriculum full of online learning games like interactive writing games, spelling games, grammar lessons, and much more! This program is great for homeschoolers, public schoolers, and for virtual or remote learning …

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