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February 8, 2019
Over the years it’s been so great getting to connect with amazing companies that support backyard chicken owners. Chubby Mealworms has been a dear friend to Tilly’s Nest and have been sharing their awesome products with my flock for over 3 years. We look forward to getting their packages in the mail and think you …

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October 22, 2018
Good morning! I have a special treat for you.  As you know, I was honored to be one of two essayists for Beth Moon’s new book, Literary Chickens. I was so thrilled to be a part of this project as it celebrates all things chicken. This coffee table size book is for any chicken lover …

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November 27, 2017
Exciting news today friends, from our sponsor, Up a Tree Cup a Tea Co! Today, Jo is giving away to one of you lucky winners a Leather Travel Tote of your choice up to a $220 value from her shop.  All of Jo’s bags feature vintage and repurposed materials – everything from 1960s pennant flags …

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April 18, 2016
If your flock is like mine they LOVE to gobble up dried mealworms.  Recently I learned about Chubby Mealworms. I hadn’t heard of them before so I was excited to learn about a new company. I think you can guess by their name what they sell…mealworms and other dried bugs, just up the chickens’ alley! They …

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April 4, 2016
I’m so excited to be heading the the Country Living Fair in Nashville this April to speak about chickens and beekeeping. I’ll also be signing copies of my book too. The fairs are always such a fun and amazing time. There’s awesome antiquing, crafting, inspiration, fabulous presentations, demonstrations, food and so much more! If you …

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January 31, 2016
A new edition of The Chicken Health Handbook is out and I am so thrilled to see it. Gail Damerow’s first edition was excellent, but after seeing this one, I am thrilled beyond belief.  This second edition has expanded, added new topics, updated original topics, and now comes with beautiful illustrations and photos to help explain …

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