Ham Radio Fun At The Old Time Music Festival

Ham Radio Fun At The Old Time Music Festival

Yesterday I helped support our local ham radio club’s booth at the Old Time Music festival. I’ll admit, I haven’t gotten on the airwaves yet in spite of having my Technician’s license for nearly a year. My little handheld radio doesn’t...
SuperDuck Gets a Penthouse Suite

SuperDuck Gets a Penthouse Suite

With the sad demise of Frankie the middle pen between the guineas and the regular chicken coop is open once more. SuperDuck goes outside during the day and then comes in at night because he doesn’t understand that he’s a duck, and thus a juicy yummy treat...
The Farrier Came To Town (Sunday Horses)

The Farrier Came To Town (Sunday Horses)

For pasture horses such as my own a good farrier schedule is 8-12 weeks. This depends on the nutrient content of the pasture (it has more sugars, and thus creates more hoof growth in the spring), what the horse eats otherwise, and how much the horse wears down its...
Being A Foodie Where You Are

Being A Foodie Where You Are

Instead of a recipe this week, I want to take a moment and talk about being a foodie wherever you are, however you eat. Trust me when I say I speak from the heart on this one. I live in a food desert (defined by the USDA as more than 10 miles to the nearest...
I miss you, clarinet. It’s allergy season.

I miss you, clarinet. It’s allergy season.

It’s been a few weeks since I practiced. I did get some saxophone practice in on Saturday, but with the way my allergies have been attacking, I haven’t played much. And I miss it. It’s on my to do list app. I keep thinking I ought to play more. After...
Handy Eggs for Breakfast (Saturday Food)

Handy Eggs for Breakfast (Saturday Food)

One of the things I do each week is make my breakfasts to take into work. Having breakfast keeps me from being a starving monster (hangry) during the day and gets me of to a good start. Fast food breakfasts are expensive, plus they’re awfully greasy. Instead, I...

Omlettes to Go 1: The Travel Fritatta

Print Recipe Omlettes to Go 1: The Travel Fritatta Course Breakfast, Main Dish Cuisine American Keyword breakfast, eggs, to go meals Servings Ingredients 12 eggs2 cups frozen hashbrowns o'brien is my preferred style, but you can choose shredded or southern as well4...
Lock down: Incubator

Lock down: Incubator

Seventeen days ago I put 24 eggs from a friend in the incubator. There are a dozen polish chicken eggs and a dozen easter eggers (blue/green eggs). I checked my calendar and tomorrow night they go into lock down. What’s lock down? Eggs need turned several times...

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