They all laughed when they saw Eva in the henhouse. “Oh, my word and glory be! Now’s there’s a funny thing to see in a henhouse!”
Eva – being an egg timer – found that 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 lots of children who don’t really know where eggs come from, or the dangers hens are faced with when there are ruthless foxes around so they should find this story ‘Eva the Energetic Egg Timer’ enlightening in more ways than one.
Eva’s name meaning. Derived from a Hebrew name meaning ‘life’ or ‘living one’. It can also mean full of life or mother of life Eva’s name meaning on Wikipedia