Category Archives: Recipes- farm

Farm News

Three days ago Tom told me he is calling our new rooster “Big Red”. I thought this was a great name for him. We have named a few of our chickens over the years, ones who were distinctive.  We have … Continue reading

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Roasted Pig’s Head

Warning: this post is not for the squeamish. So the butcher asked me toward the end if I wanted the pigs’ heads. Initially I said no, but then impulsively I said I would take one.  I said I wanted to … Continue reading

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The Last Recipes of Downton Abbey Cookbook

I finished the yearlong journey through most of the recipes from the Downton Abbey Cookbook I received for Christmas last year. I cooked all of the recipes that I thought we would like, so it is not every single one … Continue reading

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