In no time at all, Eva arrived at the henhouse where two lovely soft hens were chattering about what hens always chatter about…eggs. They laughed when they saw her. “Oh my word and glory be! Now’s there’s a funny thing to see in a henhouse!”
Eva – being an egg timer – found she had a lot of time on her hands so after exasperating her friends with excessive counting, she ventured outside to count how long it took for a hen to lay an egg.
There are children who don’t really know where eggs come from, or the dangers hens are faced with, and they’ll find this story ‘Eva the Energetic Egg Timer’ is enlightening in more ways than one.
Eva is a female given name, the Latinate counterpart of English Eve, derived from a Hebrew name meaning "life" or "living one." It can also mean full of life or mother of life. Names Eva