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It’s the weekend again already?

Sorry, I had to break the rules. It’s Katherine’s fault – she sent me the following – not sure of the source unless, possibly, she, Dan and Karma created this little art installation themselves. Very funny!

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The yolk’s on us.

Some news is just too big to wait for the weekend: Amelia laid an egg-stravagance! I had a suspicion that it might be what chicken folk call a double-yolker, and I was right:

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The Egg and I.

There’s been so much hither and thither of late that I fear the girls may feel neglected. Of course, they feel neglected if they aren’t given three long walkabouts each day along with room service for scratch, meal worms and … Continue reading

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Another day, Another egg!

Hope just laid egg #4!  We saw her lurking on the coop counter while the other girls were outside, so we waited around until she exited. Sure enough, another beautiful egg! It was still warm when I picked it up. Amazing!

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Swag.

I may not be a Friend of Mel (especially after yesterday’s post), but you don’t have to be in Hollywood to collect awesome swag these days. Two packages arrived yesterday: one, an Amish-woven egg basket sent by Alexandra. It’s personally … Continue reading

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Almost forgot.

Here’s what Hope’s eggs will look like. Buff Orpingtons are supposed to be excellent layers, so we look forward to getting lots of these!

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Eggs are not the devil unless you add mayo.

Somehow, eggs have come to  occupy the fifth ring of cholesterol hell.  It’s a bad rap for all but one quarter of the population who have high serum (blood) cholesterol, a high triglyceride level and are often diabetic. The other … Continue reading

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