The Chicken Election Finally Comes to a Head

The chicken election has been a tumultuous affair. Ever since head hen Paris was culled, ending her somewhat tyrannical reign, the caucus has been in disarray without an elected hen leader. We return to the election trail shortly. But first, an introduction to the youngest members of the flock, the chosen ones from 2020 spring … More The Chicken Election Finally Comes to a Head

Must Make More Freezer Food: Freezer Trays & Gluten-free Yeast-free Buns

I’ve been thinking about how to store things in the freezer in convenient portion sizes. We keep using up our freezer-safe jars and most of our useful-sized plastic containers for stocks and soups. I know I can freeze things in our silicone muffin tins, which is what I have been doing for rice porridge, but … More Must Make More Freezer Food: Freezer Trays & Gluten-free Yeast-free Buns

We Weren’t Planning to be Nocturnal: When The Road Gets Dark at Easter

On Thursday night we were supposed to be going to an Easter church event as a family but instead found ourselves heading for the hospital right before dinner. I was trying to finish weeding one of the raised beds in the Veggie Garden so I could sow some salad greens in it before going inside … More We Weren’t Planning to be Nocturnal: When The Road Gets Dark at Easter