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Category: Lavender | Posted: Thu May 22, 2008 1:58 pm

We have added three new members to our Purple Ranch Family. We have at least two nests in our lavender plants. This one had three eggs and the other has 5 eggs. They have not hatched yet. These little characters are so funny. Any time you make a noise around them you get wide open mouths. We don't know what kind they are yet. Today is a busy day for us. We have 50+ people from the Dallas Master Gardner's Association coming out to tour the farm. My Mom has lavender sugar cookies and lavender lemonade ready for the tourists. Should be a lot of fun. The news paper will also be there. Gotta go. Until next time. Lavender Up!

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Droopy wrote on Thu May 22, 2008 2:05 pm:

Congratulations on the babies and on your batch of tourists. May they enjoy themselves immensely!


eileen wrote on Thu May 22, 2008 3:14 pm:

Just look at those big mouthed babies!!! I hope they all survive and that the eggs in the other nest you've found all hatch out. Let us know if you discover what kind of birds they are won'r you?

Lavender sugar cookies and lavender lemonade? Gosh your mum certainly spoils those visitors. I hope they spend lots and lots of money when they take their tour and that they tell all their friends about you. I wonder what kind of write up you'll get in the papers - exciting stuff for sure!!!


tschnath wrote on Thu May 22, 2008 3:37 pm:

What an awesome pic. Yes, please let us know what kind of birds they are when you figure it out.

Good luck with the group today. Sounds like a fun kind of day.


petunia wrote on Thu May 22, 2008 6:47 pm:

great picts of the tine ones. hope they will stay safe. Your mom sounds awsome--lavendar cookies & lemonade, what a great idea. I've just heard of a lavendar farm about 1 1/2 hr from where I'm at. I'll deffinatly have to go visit this farm.


DaphDaph wrote on Sat May 24, 2008 2:53 am:

Those have to be the most adorable little critters I've ever seen!
How did the day go?


glendann wrote on Thu Jun 05, 2008 10:31 pm:

Those are just cute little big mouths.How about a lavender sugar cookie recipe for us.Good luck on the group that will be touring.

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