Monthly Archives: August 2011

Goodnight Irene; Aloha, Maui!

Smoothest Hawaii trip ever for the CE and me  – until we arrived and learned that Hurricane Irene would be knocking on East Coasters’ doors over the weekend. Taylor, who hasn’t had a vacation in a long, long time, was … Continue reading

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no juice.

I can have orange, grapefruit guava or papaya but I had no computer juice this morning with which to post an aloha from Maui for all you (meaning Katherine) faithful Polloplayer readers. Something wrong with my aging laptop, it seems. … Continue reading

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Evie and Viv in Chickenland

Once upon a time, two beautiful princesses, their mother, the Queen of Let’s-Move-Across-the-Country and their little dog, Buster, traveled from far, far away in Orange County by way of Connecticut to visit the magical Chicken Kingdom. They were a bit surprised when … Continue reading

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Betting on Casino

Here’s a photo of Casino, the Hula Hen who is contending with the same “plumbing” issues as Autumn. Casino has clearly already hit the jackpot in that she has Emily as a guardian angel to watch over her. We’ll hope … Continue reading

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The Plot Chickens

I suppose it is some sort of poetic justice that after spending most of my life consuming chickens, it appears I am currently consumed by them. Yes, there have been a few gentle reminders that normal people do not befriend chickens … Continue reading

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Trouble in (Chicken) Paradise

Once the sun finally came out yesterday (typical SoCal summer – bone-chilling cold until around 4 pm) , it was an almost idyllic day in the Chicken Kingdom. The little ones, like every other animal that resides here, have honed … Continue reading

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Why Katherine is Always First to Comment

Some of you have wondered: who is Katherine and how does she manage to be the Queen of Comments on this lowly chicken blog. This explains it all: P.S. Comments are good! More of you should try it!

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