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Chicken Brain

We have a new chicken. It’s complicated being the new chicken. We had a flock of five happy chickens until a raccoon came for a visit one evening. I arrived just in time to see my favorite brown hen, a smart, spry girl, disappear over the back fence in a raccoon’s mouth. I guess she wasn’t smart or spry enough. ...

Salad Dressing

Really, this blog post is a just salad dressing recipe.  The secret ingredient is homemade plum jam (thanks to D’Arcy for teaching me that awesome salad dressing needs sweet in it). I do a couple of things really well, and one of those things is this salad dressing. Since green salad (with this dressing) is the only thing I feel confident ...