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is located at
3530 Tye River Road
Amherst, VA 24521
ph. 434-263-6508
email - Notforgottenfarmwitch@gmail.com

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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

farm fresh


I receive little gifts like these...

beautiful orbs amongst the hay

warm & smooth to the touch

waiting for me to gather them in my basket...

...and create a wholesome and delicious meal ~

my hens are fat & happy...I am fat & happy.

~ simple country pleasures ~
blessings from the farm,



Beth said...

Oh yes...eggs from the hens are a happy little gift to receive. =) Beautiful, simple, and good.

Susan At Glen Oaks Primitives said...

Hi, Lori:
How blessed you are.
We buy fresh eggs from a farm not far from our house. There is an
incredible difference in the taste versus the eggs from the store.
The fresh egg yolks are bright and the whites are not runny.
When we have to get eggs from the store we hate it!

HomeSpunPrims said...

Beautiful eggs! Hope you had a special birthday Lori. And hey, the 50's aren't so bad so don't worry about next year!

from me to thee......... said...

Hi Lori, yes the "new" never wears off when gathering eggs, so appreciative of the girls.

Orange Sink said...

Eggs are little wonders packaged so beautifully! A gift indeed in so many ways! Your pictures are gorgeous! Thank-you for inspiring us once again Lori!
A belated happy birthday wish my friend! I hope the year ahead is filled with blessings as sweet as you are!
Cathy G

Patty ♣ said...

The eggs are beautiful! I enjoy reading your writings and seeing the pictures you post. I do hope that your birthday was nice and that you have a wonderful whole year!

TheCrankyCrow said...

You had me at eggs. I love everything about eggs - the way they look, the way they feel, the way they taste, the funny little critters that lay them....And those are some pretty amazing photos! GORGEOUS! Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

prims by olde lady morgan said...

Lori, mmmm....nothing better then fresh brown eggs! OLM

MoonBeam said...

Simple and lovely.

frontporchprims said...

Beautiful eggs and beautiful poetry. I love, love this post Lori. Thanks for sharing. -Steph-

A Primitive Homestead said...

How those little ovals give us so much pleasure. I just wonder if my hens understand how amazing their little ovals are to me each day I gather them & thank the girls for their hard work. Blessings!

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