Yesterday, three new babies hatched, bringing our total to seven. My husband Perry and I had known for a while that the current set up we had in a large tin tub for the first four ducks wasn't working out. There was no way we could add three more into the mix and not considering the fact that we have 20 more eggs to go.

My husband went to the feed and seed store on 69S and while he was there, called to ask if we had an extra $150 in the bank account. I was busy and didn't follow up with any additional questions after assuring him we did.

Forty-five minutes later, he stopped by the station to show me this: