Yesterday was a 3 mile hike...now, 3 miles isn't that long,
but this path (and I use that word very loosely) was absolutely "over the river, and through the woods." I was trying my hardest not to give in to the pain in my side, or the aching in my legs.
So this morning, when it was time for early-morning chores,
I hesitated...perhaps a bit more sleep. I certainly felt as if I'd earned it, after all, it's been a long week at camp.
But no, I pulled myself out of bed...the garden needed weeding before it was too hot. It didn't take long to weed and water, and soon I was heading to check the girls. On such a cool morning I knew they'll love a little fresh air.
When what to my surprise do I find?
This little beauty...our first egg!
Then I found 2 more!
Yes, there were squeals of delight! I called my husband, who was still on his way to work, because I was so excited!
Then, pacing back & forth, I waited 3 hours until the kids woke up. (I knew they were still exhausted from camp and needed their sleep this morning.)
Here's Sweet Girl holding 2 of the eggs,
and Little Man found a fourth one!
Looking at the size difference, maybe that one on the left will be
a "double-yolker" as the kids call them. We'll just have to wait
So it's a happy morning at Windy Meadows Farm...hoping it's a terrific Friday for you as well!