MY HEN LAID ITS FIRST EGG! What do i do with it?!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by fushalilly, Aug 6, 2008.

  1. fushalilly

    fushalilly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2008
    Rhode Island
    HAHA! Im so happy. My hen laid the first egg! Its so tiny! Its about the size of a large oval golf ball, or a small grocery store egg! Its brown, it was laid by a black star. What do i do with it?! Should I bake with it? Eat it on toast? Fry it? Scramble it? AHHH!

    Will it taste strange compared to my usual store bought eggs? Im so excited!

    Heres a picture
    Last edited: Aug 6, 2008
  2. newnanchic

    newnanchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 3, 2008
    Newnan, Georgia
    FRIED EGG SANDWICH gets my vote !! yummo !!!!
  3. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    It might be a fart egg, break it open and see if theres a yolk first.
  4. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Congrats on your first egg. Here's hoping you get many more. Whatever is your favorite way to eat eggs gets my vote.
  5. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Wait until tomorrow to see if you get another one..... and then it's 2 scrambled eggs with cheese... yummy!
  6. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Congrats, have the egg enbronzed [​IMG]
  7. pdsavage

    pdsavage Sussex Monarch

    Mar 27, 2008
    Congradulations,you should poach it and have it with toast and tea.
  8. Beekissed

    Beekissed True BYC Addict

    Blow it out and keep it as a memory of your first real egg!

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