Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs Using Onion Skins

These naturally dyed Easter eggs are an easy craft using kitchen scraps and wildflowers. Creating natural dyes with materials gathered from your pantry or backyard is easier than you might think.   I love Easter.  It signifies Spring and rebirth.It’s such...

Egg Salad with Fresh Herbs

If you’ve ever raised laying hens, then you know the joys of the spring egg-pocolypse. It’s so egg-citing!  The longer days & warmer weather leads to an eggs-treme abundance of eggs. An egg-splosion, if you will.  It’s a blessing to...

Why We Don’t Have Free-Range Chickens

  You know how egg cartons say fancy stuff like: “Collected just for you from cage-free or free-range chickens”? It gives you this image of happy little hens running around pecking bugs and basking in the spring sunshine.   There’s...