Sitting Chicken

Why do you think Rosemary is looking so comfortable?peeps 1
It’s because she’s busy doing a very important job!peeps 2
She’s looking after some eggs for our neighbour, they are due to hatch on the 16th May 🙂

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New Chickens

We were delighted today to go and collect eight new chickens and a large chicken coop kindly given to us by a friend. Thanks to our lovely neighbour who is a man with a van, this was done quite quickly and easily!

Here’s a group shot!

New chickens
I’m very happy about this, there’s something so comforting about chickens:-)

Fresh herb omelette

The first fresh herb omelette of the year, the herbs are finally showing some growth.

Fresh mint, lovage, oregano, sage,and thyme all chopped up…..

omelette 1

….and added to lovely fresh eggs….

omelette 2

…..and a little grated cheese.

omelette 3

Sliced mushrooms sauteed in butter and the egg mixture poured over the top, cook until set.

omelette 4

Sorry, there’s no picture of the finished omelette as we were too busy eating it! 🙂