This post does not have a happy ending. Our sweet Peep has a precious healthy three-week old baby duck. After the last four babies were killed we wanted to make sure this one was gonna last before proclaiming its existence to the world! Roy thinks the baby is a boy. But since we don't know… Continue reading 08.08.20 Bo and Peep update
It is only June and we have at least two more months of this RIDICULOUS Louisiana Heat!! I'm hiding in the house today where it's cool so I thought I'd give an update on some things in our life. I now have partial dentures. Isn't that too special for words! I've been snaggle-toothed for a… Continue reading 6.30.20 An update or two or three or maybe more things!
Roy went down to check on Bo and Peep and their four little ducklings a couple of days ago. He found these four precious little ducklings dead. I can't tell you how shocked and saddened Roy and I were.We were warned that male ducks are known to sometimes do harm to the babies. Because of… Continue reading 06.01.20 Our precious little ones are gone
I was in my craft room painting rocks and Roy walked up outside to the window. He said "Come outside now and bring your camera!" He had a big smile on his face! I knew (or hoped I knew) right away what happened. Bo and Peep are now proud new parents and we are very… Continue reading 05.27.20 The most amazing thing happened at our house this week!
Our sweet girl duck, Peep, started laying baby duck eggs, one a day for the last four days! Yay baby ducks!! Here is egg number 1! I guess she's actually not expecting like we think of it but she'll have babies sometime in February! I contacted the wonderful couple that gave us Bo and Peep… Continue reading 01.21.20 Peep is expecting!
Chauvin Produce Company's start to its 2020 season is small but it has started! Roy can be seen below filling up his little seed cups with dirt and planting one Creole Tomato seed in each pot. His young assistants, Bo and Peep stand ready to assist if needed! The seeds have sprouted proudly under their… Continue reading 01.19.20 Chauvin Produce Company 2020
Golly geez whillikers! We enjoyed our family's Thanksgiving dinner with our two son's families last Saturday! Several little adorable Chauvins running around, fishing, playing on the hammock, enjoying Bo and Peep Duck and eating Thanksgiving dinner! Bo and Peep are used to peace and quiet and the only people around them are two old folks… Continue reading 11.27.19 Chauvin Family Thanksgiving Gathering 2019
Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning the temperature here was in the mid-20s for several hours. This is unusual in Louisiana for November. It will be the end of what's left of our vegetable garden. This is our last Chauvin Produce Company report until next year. I'd give our 2019 garden a B-. After Roy… Continue reading 11.16.19 Chauvin Produce Company – end of season report! Bo & Peep Update!!
We are now the proud parents of two beautiful ducks, Bo and Peep! Peep is a girl and is around six months old. Bo is a boy and is around a year old. They are Buff Orpingtons, a medium-size domesticated duck, with lovely fawn buff feathers, a brownish-orange bill, and a sweet personality. A very… Continue reading 10.28.19 Bo and Peep…. hmmmmm… quack quack!