The smallest owls in our region

by Randy Lauff | When most people think of owls, they think of the large, loud-hooting birds that can be a little bit eerie to hear at night. Seven kinds of owls nest in Nova Scotia and the smallest one, which can fit in the palm of your hand, is the Northern Saw-whet Owl. Unlike some of our owls, this one is not also found in Europe or Asia…it is exclusively found in Canada, the United States and in the mountains of Mexico, too. Being small (15 cm) means it’s going to eat only small prey, which it hunts for at…

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Easy Weekend Egg Muffins

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I love the versatility of eggs. They are the ultimate food that can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, dinner and as snacks. But, taking the time in the morning to prepare egg recipes that the whole family will enjoy can be challenging. To simplify the morning chaos, I like making these egg muffins to accommodate everyone’s egg preferences.

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