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An English Teacher Eats

After my last post kvetching (kvetching is Yiddish for a particular nagging kind of complaining) about junk food and all it’s assorted evil effects I decided to offer a little more of the alternative. Food is an adventure and no … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – The Farmer’s Market is Back

Last week the farmer’s market opened. The few vendors that came did not have much but I got some nice spring onions and leaf lettuce. There were some hothouse tomatoes. Unlike the store hothouse tomatoes these were quite red so … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Easter Already? I’m Not!

I have been so busy Easter is upon me and I didn’t eve realize it. I’ve done no preparation. There is no Easter basket and no candy. This will not be missed. Candy appeared in the stores so early I … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Thanksgiving Is a Practice

This year the farm I got my organic chicken from for Thanksgiving did not have any chickens at all. Something went wrong in the spring. Farmer Frank’s son told me the place that processes their meat will not do any … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – The End of the Season

I love going to the farmers market. I love having fresh safe food and knowing I am helping preserve open land and a sustainable way of life. I have gotten to know the vendors. But the city had done nothing … Continue reading

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The Chicken and the Egg

Easter is a time for eggs. Chocolate eggs, hollow, solid or filled with creams and other fillings or real eggs, hard boiled and dyed colors no chicken ever produced. I confess to liking eggs a great deal. I like them hard … Continue reading

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Ostara

Spring by the calendar, regardless of the weather. Signs of spring and symbols of spring are quite different from one another, much as rabbits and hares are different species. Rabbits are burrowers, living underground in the wild. Logical then, that … Continue reading

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