From time to time, we have reason to suspect that somebody is not laying in the nest box like they should, and we do a search of the hedges and usually turn up some eggs. Yesterday, Greg did this -- and he found five hen eggs -- and this adorable little pheasant egg! Apparently they are quite trendy. I ate mine poached and it was lovely and creamy!
Things are coming along well in the greenhouse...
And we have finished building the doors for the shed and I am now treating them with preservative prior to staining and waterproofing.
Around Essex, Connecticut, at Halloween
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