The Rest of Yesterday’s Story

Yesterday I had a bit of a rant. I wasn’t sure whether or not to post it. It had the potential to come across as full-on ungratefulness for all I have, and I am astoundingly blessed. It hasn’t been that long since I felt astoundingly NOT blessed (to the point where Steve and I actually […]

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Big Chicken News

I hadn’t planned to blog again today. Then this big chicken story broke. Behold, Big Boss: As a writer for CNN observed, “It’s like the prologue to a poultry-themed apocalypse novel.” It demands a response. First, let me establish my chicken credentials, so Big Boss knows who he is dealing with. I have a rooster-themed spoon […]

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On Truthful Blogging…and Chickens

I recently learned that there is a woman in my home state of Maine who earns a quarter of a million dollars a year blogging about chickens. [Go ahead. Read that again. I had to see it a couple of times myself before it sank in.] Her name is Lisa Steele, and she runs “the largest […]

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For the Love of Kale

Yesterday on Facebook I learned that many (many!) of my friends have strong positive feelings about kale. I mentioned kale in a post on trends I don’t understand (the others were skinny jeans on men and owning your own live chickens).  The kale lovers came out in droves to defend their beloved leafy greens, posting […]

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