This time last year, we had a pair of buff Orpington broody hens sitting on a clutch of eggs. They hatched, and these were pictures of their first outing. Within 24 hours, the fox came. We were left with the cockerel and one chick, who turned out to be another cockerel. The two bachelors co-exist happily.
We've been incubating eggs this spring. The first batch failed because the thermometer on the incubator didn't work. The second batch - well, look for yourself, the first chick has hatched. I'll keep you posted!
#421 Scallops with Cheese Sauce - This is a Manx recipe, and Manx recipes have not gone down too well in the past (#390 *Isle of Man Herring Pie*) stands out as particularly bad, but this...
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