December 3, 2010
Do you ever have those days when you don’t feel like cooking?  Here is something that I make on those kinds of days. I love this pizza.  It reminds me of California.  This my take on one of my favorite pizzas at California Pizza Kitchen.  It is so easy and delicious.  Pick-up an extra pizza dough for the kids …

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November 30, 2010
Well it has now been about a week since Dolly, Autumn and Meesha were introduced to the flock.  The transition has been surprisingly smooth.  They are quickly reestablishing a new pecking order.  I think that Feathers is the happiest.  She is no longer at the bottom of the order.  She is even doing a little pecking herself.  …

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November 28, 2010
Our first egg I went out to the coop this morning and this is what I found, a small Silkie Bantam egg!   I think that Dolly laid it because I saw her sitting in the nesting box this morning.  I am very excited!  The egg is absolutely adorable and about half the size of a …

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November 28, 2010
One of my best friends is probably one of the best bakers that I know.  Over the years, she has found and shared so many wonderful recipes with me.  I wanted to share with you her fabulous strawberry bread.  It is absolutely delicious.  Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Ingredients: 3 cups of flour 1 …

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November 26, 2010
I was worried about the first night for the three new girls.  During the day, the pecking was minimal but when night time came around, would they go up into the coop at night?  Would my old flock allow it?  So as dusk grew near, I kept checking.  Finally they went into the coop.  I …

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November 25, 2010
I have so much to be thankful for this year in my life outside of the chickens.  However, I do have a lot to be thankful for regarding the chickens as well.  Our family has been blessed and is incredibly thankful for all of the the wonderful things that the chickens have brought into our lives.  …

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November 24, 2010
I found a local woman who is selling Silkie pullets and she lives about 5 minutes away from me. Ironically, our paths have crossed before but I did not know that she had chickens!   This past Spring, she ordered straight runs of various colors of Silkies.  They were born in May making them about 4 weeks older than …

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Sharing an inspired life from the New England seaside. Chickens, Bees, Gardens, Art and Yummy Goodness.