Category Archives: Local eating

Mango Strawberry Apple-Smoothie Recipe

I created another yummiful smoothie recipe yesterday.  Here tis 8 to 12 ounces of yogurt or kefir 1/4 to a 1/2 cup of frozen strawberries 1/4 to a 1/2 cup of frozen mango about an 1/8 cup of apple juice … Continue reading

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Taking the Plunge (ever so slowly)

A lot of people aren’t too sure about my eating local passion, and even when they think it’s cool, they have no idea how to start it for themselves. Part of that is because they’re looking at where I’m at … Continue reading

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Meet the Ladies

Okay, as promised, now that the chickens come running to the end of the ark where I am even if I don’t call them (they’re hoping for scratch, and today was their lucky day), and now that I can even … Continue reading

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The Chicken or the Egg-Part 2: the chicken!(s)

My chicken ark has chickens in it! The girls arrived yesterday with my friend Shari (thanks, Shari! ).  They are all just about 1 year old.  The big yellow ones are Buff Orpingtons and the black and white ones are … Continue reading

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The Chicken or the Egg

In answer to that age old question of which came first, I have no answer.  But for blog posts on my new additions to the menagerie, I have to say the egg comes first.  Here it is, the first egg … Continue reading

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