Chocolate Egg

First egg June 2015

One of the Cuckoo Marans surprised us by laying an egg at 19 weeks.  I know it was a Marans by the dark color of the egg. The Marans’ eggs are sometimes called “chocolate” because they are so dark.  Her one-ounce egg is next to Ninja’s two-plus-ounce egg. I’m not sure which one laid the small egg, but I am thinking it might be Annie. She has one of the reddest combs of the Marans.


About Jaye Bee

Story-teller and Author My stories: Pink Baby Alligator is a published children's book; The Girl Who Saw Clouds is a YA crossover novel making the agent and publisher rounds; I Always Wanted to Be a Spy, a mystery thriller, is in second-ish draft. I live on a farm with Farmer Man, two dogs, and sixty chickens. Follower of Jesus. Thou shalt not plagiarize. (See Commandment #8)
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