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The Hens Aren't Talking

The chicken mystery remains a mystery… The hens are acting as though nothing is out of the ordinary so I guess we’ll assume that’s the case. Of course, you know what they say about assuming!

That's a teeny tiny egg next to a couple of regular eggs and a quarter!

They’re laying pretty regularly for an “over the hill” group (that’d be        [….read more]

Chicken Mystery

You know it can’t be good when your hubby returns from checking on the hens and asks, “How many chickens do we have?” Of course, I couldn’t be sure. I spent some time trying to figure it out…How many had we started with? How many had we lost to the fox. How many did I sell? I should know this! Finally I thought we must’ve        [….read more]

Whirlwind Weeks in Review

Phew! It’s been a crazy frantic couple of weeks! I thought so many times about posting but would fall asleep on the couch, wake up in the wee hours of the morning and go to bed. Not very productive…

On Monday the 3rd, I finished packing & shipped off our first year’s Fiber CSA shares. I was excited… but anxious at the same time. At        [….read more]

Fiber CSA Send Off…YAY!!

In the last week, the studio has been taken over by boxes of fiber arriving from the mill. I’m not complaining — anything fiber is a good thing! It’s been fun weighing the roving and packing it into bags for our shareholders. The yarn shares took far less time to label and pack but were equally as fun to do. All I can say is        [….read more]

Better than Mudpies

Recently, I was invited to a HyperTufa party. This stuff has fascinated me for quite some time so I was very excited about being able to spend the day learning the ins and outs of it. So earlier this week, I tagged along with my friend Nina to Ali and Dan’s absolutely lovely home. I would’ve been happy to just sit in their fabulous backyard,        [….read more]