We have success! I’m so proud of her! I was getting worried that she hadn’t laid her egg and realized that although she had accepted the crate, she couldn’t stretch out and get comfortable in it. I replaced it with this under-bed box and voila! She will likely lay 2 more a couple of days…
Getting comfortable in the nest
Sitting on mom’s favorite most prettiest fabric today.
Friends of Big Bear Valley Eagle Nest Cam
I guess I shouldn’t worry about Claire’s undying commitment to her nest…! We bet we weren’t the only ones who got up repeatedly during the night to check on Jackie. About 10″ of snow accumulated overnight. Jackie got covered up several times. She woke up occasionally, shook off the snow, rolled the eggs, and laid…
Sittin’ on the eggies, eatin’ Breakfast.
Hopefully someday soon, I’ll be able to show her outside doing something fun! Cooked rice, cooked butternut squash, cooked organic frozen mixed vegetables, tangerine, parrot topper (flax, chia & pepita seeds, unsweetened coconut, cinnamon & Zupreem)
This egg scramble is delicious!
Egg with (washed) shell, cooked butternut squash, cooked rice, fresh squash seeds & parrot topper (flax seeds, chia seeds, unsweetened coconut, Zupreem, cinnamon, pepita seeds) & sparingly: coconut oil, olive oil & light seasoning. **High in Vitamins D & A, Calcium & Protein**
Claire has laid another clutch of unfertilized eggs. I think she’s unhappy that I now have a studio/office outside our home. Although I check on her, I’m working long hours. Where we live now, she doesn’t have the freedoms & comforts she’s used to. If she’s not nesting, she’s stuck in a cage by herself….
Sitting, Waiting, Wishing
Claire is keeping 3 unfertilized eggs warm.
Scrambling for calcium!
Calcium rich foods include eggs, eggshells, broccoli & sesame seeds, all of which are in this scramble. Boil carrots & broccoli. Cut pre-cooked corn from cob. Thoroughly wash egg Heat a pan with just enough olive oil to moisten surface. Break egg & shell in pan. Scramble. Dust with paprika & powdered garlic (garlic is…