Category Archives: Chickens
I buried our oldest chicken, Nugget, yesterday morning. Not the most fun thing to do before even having my first cup of coffee, but it had to be done.
I have a couple of incredibly productive Gravenstein apple trees, and while they’re quite juicy and delicious, they’re also notorious for dropping their fruit when it gets the least bit ripe. The boy and I spent some time this morning … Continue reading
No, no, not me – the chickens! I’m not that awesome adventurous – yet. Sure, I’ve eaten my share of escargot in restaurants (and have even made them at home on occasion – Trader Joe’s even carries them!). Slathered with butter … Continue reading
Happy Spring! Things are really gearing up here: the wild plums are already pretty much done blooming, the apples have started to bloom, early-spring crops are growing fast, and the weather is fabulous. Here are a few pictures from the … Continue reading