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Spinach noodles

A great way to preserve excess spinach is to make noodles. I made these noodles with fresh eggs from our hens along with the spinach and dried them in our dehydrator. 8 more words

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All Garden Meal

Not the best picture,  but we’ve had our first “all from the garden” meal for this season.  Mashed turnips, roasted broccoli, pan fried kale, and a spinach salad with mulberries and strawberries. Yum!

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Those who can't do, plan!

I’ve a shocker of a headache today, so rather than doing, I am planning. Truly, I’m a sucker for a to-do list. There is something so satisfying about ticking things off…or maybe it’s just me? 885 more words

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CSA

This morning I have been harvesting for our very first CSA customer! I am very excited to try out this new venture for the year. I hope to see it grow to 1or 2 other boxes a week for this summer.  Yay fresh food!

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What a girl needs

Chicken coops suddenly got fancy. They were basically a tin shed and a wire run when I was a kid. Nowadays they have cute cottages of their own, complete with window boxes of herbs to snack on. 913 more words

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Cluck Cluck

When my son, The Mathematician, was 2 years old, we took him to a petting zoo. It was meant to be the highlight of the kids’ Christmas Party…until he was pecked on the chest by a chicken. 552 more words

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