June 11, 2011
New neighbors have moved in 3 doors down.  They have been here since late last fall.  I have yet to meet them but I have met their dog.  Their dog seems to never be on a leash.  Typically, I would see him roaming around their yard, but now, their boxer, has paid my chickens a…

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June 9, 2011
My daughter holding Feathers Last month, I was asked by a new publication on Cape Cod to write a column about chickens.  My deadline was today and I was also asked to take some photographs for the publication as well.  Yesterday and today, I got some great shots of my girls and MaryAnn’s for the magazine. …

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June 8, 2011
  Peering through this honeysuckle covered garden gate and trellis you would never expect to find nestled into the backyard a beautiful chicken coop with four lovely Buff Orpingtons; Little Bit, Red, Pretty Girl and Guy (pronounced Gee). MaryAnn has been an avid gardener for many years.  A few years ago, she started researching keeping backyard…

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June 6, 2011
I was so glad to be home.  I know the girls missed me.  It’s times like these fantastic homecomings when I wish that they could talk.  They had so much to tell me.  Despite the lack of words, their love was felt!  They even had a good report from the chicken sitter.  They all behaved and no…

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June 5, 2011
My new chicken friend, Boris’ s rooster We had a nice restful weekend visiting relatives and celebrating the newest married couple in my husband’s family.   Sixty five of their closest friends and relatives came and celebrated. For my husband’s family, these are like great big reunions.  They look forward to these times and do…

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June 4, 2011
This is a fantastic marinade for chicken kabobs on the grill, if you do not have time to make the kabobs feel free to substitute this recipe with four boneless chicken breasts.  Either way, they are delicious!  Even your picky children will enjoy this one too. Ingredients: 3 tablespoons olive oil 11/2 tablespoon teaspoons soy sauce…

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June 3, 2011
We are getting ready to go away for the weekend and the chicken babysitter has just come over for a quick refresher.  The babysitter is actually my Mom and she seems to enjoy taking care of the girls.  They like her too.  Today, while she was here for her babysitting briefings, they carried on about a…

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