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From Coop to Carton: Egg Handling and Care

First, I would like to congratulate you on raising healthy chickens, ducks, or other fowl.  If you are reading this post, your flock is now laying eggs and providing you with a wonderful source of protein and food. I have the utmost sense of pride when my kids or myself…

A Homeschooling Mom’s Pep Talk

Congrats to you, brave homeschooling mom! You have super powers and someone watching out above if you have made it this far. The last few months of the current school year are just within reach. Stay strong and give yourself some grace in their too. You might be questioning yourself…