Easter Egg Layers


When deciding what chicks to order, we looked at every breed we could find. A few years ago when my husband Mountain was a farm manager at Salt Spring Cheese on Salt Spring Island in British Columbia, he was responsible for running their Easter weekend gathering and celebration. One of the entertainment stalls we set up provided kids and adults an opportunity to interact with baby chicks. We ordered “Easter…


My Birthday Chicks Arrived!


What a beautiful birthday present! Baby chicks! I was laying in bed sound asleep when I heard the all too familiar pop of a text message arriving on my phone. The text was from my husband. He asked me to call him the moment I opened my beautiful eyes (his words not mine;). So I propped myself up on my pillow, looked out the window to affirm that we were…