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1648 eggs

A year’s supply from our 5 very productive Livornese hens. That averages out at 137 eggs a month, 32 eggs a week or 4.5 a day. 54 more words

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Recording Motherhood: Lost and Found and Reliving Time with my Mother

Last spring, I was blessed with the incredible opportunity of recording an audiobook version of my memoir, Motherhood: Lost and Found. I spent an exciting, fun and intense week up in Syracuse, NY, in early June. 543 more words

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Why I love sheep

I’ve had sheep a couple of years now. We got Buttercup and Gypsy when they were just 8 weeks old. We brought them home and just stared at them… for days! 537 more words

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This Is EGG-citing!

Holy duck eggs, Batman! I have no idea what we’re going to do with  48 ducks if all these eggs hatch. Let me back up a bit and explain what’s going on. 535 more words

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The NOT AT ALL Ugly Ducklings

I’ve always loved ducks. #1 reason… because they are so stinking CUTE! But, cute doesn’t pay the bills or feed the family so I decided to do a little research about these adorable little waddlers. 422 more words

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Little Mousers!

Everyone on a homestead has a job to do…. including these 2 Little cuties. Mice are inevitably bound to find their way into the barns and sheds when grain and hay are left laying around.   63 more words

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