April 24, 2013
Unspeakable tragedies have been occurring all over the United States.  My heart is heavy and my mind is distracted from everyday things.  To say that life has been easy would be an understatement-Boston, Texas, a dear family friend whose husband’s parents were taken in a freak accident last week and a family member that clings…

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April 23, 2013
Earlier this spring,  Harvard University reached out to our local beekeeper’s association.  One of their researchers in the School of Public Health is doing research on honeybees.  His goal is to study the distribution of pesticides in pollen across the state of Massachusetts. He is particularly interested in pesticides containing neonicotinoids, as they have shown potential links in previous…

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April 20, 2013
I admit it.  I save empty seed packets.  I find them too pretty to just toss into the recycle bin.  I’m sure many of you gardeners out there will agree. Typically each year I create garden markers from simple Popsicle sticks.  Often they get lost or become victim to my scavenging children and their fairy fort creations.…

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April 19, 2013
Chick season is in full swing and our fabulous sponsor, Randall Burkey Company is giving away their starter brooder to one of our subscribers! This brooder comes will everything that you need to get off to a great start with your little ones.  You can even order your chicks from them too!  Check out their…

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April 16, 2013
  “Hope is a thing with feathers.”~Emily Dickinson   Melissa has become a friend of mine that I met through social networking. Ironically, she only lives about 20 minutes away from me. Our paths seemed to keep overlapping and I was thrilled to have been invited to her house to see her coop and meet…

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April 10, 2013
Yesterday I was craving curry chicken salad.  It is a simple, easy recipe that comes together in a matter of minutes but tastes so rich and full of flavor. I had some left-over chicken that just worked perfectly.  Whenever I make this I practically lick the bowl.  Today, I’m sharing how you can make this…

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