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Pisanki (Polish Painted Eggs)

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Although it is a little late for Easter, but I wanted to share a photo of these special eggs.  They are painted wooden eggs given to me by my grandmother who brought them with her when she moved to the USA after World War II.  Called Pisanki in Poland and Belarus, they are popular in […]

The City of Austin Wants YOU to keep Backyard Chickens!

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

It is always good to see a city that “gets it”!   As a part of Austin Resource Recovery’s Home Composting Rebate Program, residents can attend a “chicken keeping class,” buy a chicken coop, submit a rebate application online and receive a $75 check from the city. They are promoting the program as a way to […]