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No more whining from me!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cookinmom, Jul 25, 2007.

  1. cookinmom

    cookinmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At long last, after 20 weeks, Pearl (finally) layed the first egg today! Yay!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    It was about an inch and a half long, creamy white, with a nice hard shell. It's in my fridge now.
    She even layed it in one of the nest boxes! I was/am so proud of her!

    Eight more 'first eggs' to go! I'm so excited!
     
  2. jackiedon

    jackiedon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2007
    Central Arkansas
    Congratulations!!!!!

    jackie
     
  3. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

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    OOOhh, fun day! Congrats!
     
  4. CtlisencedArborist

    CtlisencedArborist Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay!Did ya eat it yet!So good,with a dab of hotsauce![​IMG]
     
  5. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    [​IMG] I suggest scrambled with ketchup! Yummy!!!
     
  6. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    I say...hard boil it, and pop the whole thing in your mouth.....LOL. Bitesized? LOL
     
  7. HobbyChickener

    HobbyChickener Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Make A Red Eye With!!!!
     
  8. cookinmom

    cookinmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We didn't eat it yet. My sweet girl layed another one this morning! I figured it would be kind of sporadic, and was prepared to only get a couple a week for a while. DH is bringing her a bag of crickets from the bait shop today! Yummy!
     
  9. wendy

    wendy On the Hill

    Jun 14, 2007
    central louisiana
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    yeah! you got some eggs!
    my hubby likes my scrambled eggs, i put a few dashes of chipotle tobassco sauce in it with some salt and pepper a dash of milk. yummy!
     
  10. andy

    andy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes... i remember my very first egg,,such joy..its like i was the first to discover that an egg actually came from a chicken..ha ha now i get 14 a week out of just 2 hens..its great
     

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