{C.L.U.C.K.} What Is a Staggered Hatch

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Chick

This Spring I plan to be running staggered hatches to get more chicks than I could with normal “one batch at a time” incubation.  If you’re new to incubating, you’ll want to start with this post. But if you’ve caught the bug, like I have, you might be ready for something a little more complex. What… Read more »

Tuesday Good Eatin’ Recipe Hop

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  Welcome to the Good Eatin’ Recipe Hop hosted by The ‘Pitch List’ Bloggers Every Tuesday you can join us to share great recipes……… There are no specific themes. Add your recipe of choice to the linky. No Giveaways Please…all giveaways will be removed. We Love Comments! Please Share!   My favorites from last week were:… Read more »

Tuesday Good Eatin’ Recipe Hop

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  Welcome to the Good Eatin’ Recipe Hop hosted by The ‘Pitch List’ Bloggers Every Tuesday you can join us to share great recipes……… There are no specific themes.  Add your recipe of choice to the linky. No Giveaways Please…all giveaways will be removed. We Love Comments! Please Share! I hope you’ll join enjoy the… Read more »

{Review & Giveaway} What On Earth is Jiva?

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This-is-Jiva

Still not sure what we’re talking about?  It’s coffee! It’s not just coffee – it’s coffee on the go.  Just heat your water or milk, drop in a few Jiva cubes (1 for every 4-6 oz.), and stir. Wait – do you mean instant coffee?  Are you picturing those instant coffee crystals your mom used… Read more »

Proverbs from Poultry

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Broody Hens

A few months ago I shared this post about a conference I’d attended.  There were some speakers there that really – – – well – – – spoke to me.  LOL One of them was Leah Arnold.  I was intrigued when I saw the title of her presentation – Proverbs from Poultry.  And when I… Read more »

#LuvSoFab14 – SoFabCon 2013 Changed My Blog!

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SoFabCon-Friends-Collage

Last May, something happened that permanently changed Read My Chicken Scratch and my life. Several blogger friends were attending a conference called SoFabCon and I decided I’d like to go, too. Even though it was sold out, a friend found a ticket from someone who wouldn’t be able to attend, and a room with three… Read more »

Nanny’s Picklin’ Pig Cake

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Today I’m sharing my Nanny’s Picklin’ Pig Cake over at Mommy Hates Cooking.  Go check it out.  It’s amazing! My Nanny was just the best cook ever.  If you’d like to try some of the other recipes I’ve shared from her cookbook, click the pics below.         Related posts: Nanny’s Chocolate Sheet… Read more »

Newman’s Own Giveaway hosted by The Pitch List

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Here it is!  The Newman’s Own Organics Giveaway, as promised.  The winner of this giveaway will receive the same box of 37 amazing organic products as I received and shared with you last week.  You want to try these amazing products.  And this huge variety will keep you snacking for weeks. ——————————————– The Pitch List… Read more »