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Once you start raising chickens, you'll likely find yourself with so many eggs, you won't know what to do with them all. 

Homemade mayonnaise is one great way to not only use up all those extra eggs, but it's also so much more delicious than anything you can buy.

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Everybody loves sprinkling aromatic herbs in their chicken coop .  Am I right? Fresh or dried, so many different types of her...
Fun fact: A hen is able to direct the nutrients in the food she eats directly into her eggs. Because of this, it's important to provide ...
Backyard chickens, like dogs, cats and bunnies, make wonderful family pets. But unlike raising a dog, cat or bunny, raising a flock of chick...
When you first begin raising chickens , you're bound to run into chicken keeping terms, abbreviations and phrases that might seem like ...
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These sweet little sandwich cookies are one of my favorite cookies to make. They’re not only a fun rolled-out cookie to bake since they requ...
New chicken keepers usually start with baby chicks in the spring. The excitement of the chicks growing into adults, then that first egg in l...
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Cast iron skillets have been around since the beginning of time. Well, not technically, but almost.  First used in China in the 6th centu...
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Homemade cranberry sauce is so quick and easy to make yourself and so much more delicious than the canned version. My simple recipe calls ...
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I've been making natural chicken coop cleaners for years using white vinegar  and even vodka . But this season, I decided to make a gin-...
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If you raise chickens or buy eggs, you're going to end up with a cracked egg from time to time. I get asked on a pretty regular basis if...
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Sangria is usually thought of as a summer sipper. It's simply wine with some fruit and fruit juices in it.  But add in some warming spic...
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This rustic apple cake is a variation of a cake I made this past fall as my very first entry into a cooking contest! I didn't win the co...
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During the entire twelve years that we lived in Virginia, I never made a pecan pie. Not a single one. Which is odd because the South is kn...
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As some of you may know, last week I was a guest on the Thanksgiving episode of Martha Stewart's new TV show Martha Knows Best that ai...