The Bonnie Blog / Chickens

Incredible Eggs in the Garden

I love eggs. And I love chickens. Which, as you might think at our house, is the perfect simpatico relationship. We have a sweet brood of laying hens that work hard for my breakfast…and our garden. Not only are their eggs great for eating (we won’t discuss the Easter when I ate a dozen deviled… Read more »

Raising Chickens and Fertilizing Naturally

My preference for fertilizing and caring for our herbs and vegetables has been natural and organic since we established our raised beds three years ago. Sometimes the results are great, and sometimes, not so much. I do use a few different organic fertilizers, but this year, we are moving onto “homemade” fertilizer made from chicken┬ámanure… Read more »