Author Archives: Donna

Farm Scenes

Over the weekend I noticed that the chicks I thought were white had started developing some buff colors on their necks and backs.  But also they started getting some darker red feathers on the tips of their wings.  I am … Continue reading

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From my kindle subscription to the New York Times May 24, 2020

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Downton Abbey’s Spotted Dick

We had spotted dick once before when I purchased a canned one on a whim from Freddie’s. It was so so. But I figured homemade fresh dick with custard would be much better so made it this afternoon. This recipe … Continue reading

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