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Base economy

The food pantry is out of rice but has plenty of boxed potatoes leaving room for barter a base economy of beef stew traded for tomato soup or egg noodles for rice Me?  I wanna be base-less and free of … Continue reading

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Kitchen magic

Today we learn a cure for homesickness we jar like honey and a dessert to sweeten loneliness a bitter zest only palatable after rounded by time I will shape a magic of butter and flour under my hands and whispering simply … Continue reading

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Dilly Beans: Where mad scientist, gardener, and cook meet and shake hands

It’s the point of summer where the garden stops playing coy and yields everything at once.  I love fresh green beans for dinner and don’t mind taking a few minutes to blanch what we don’t use and freeze them for … Continue reading

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FAVA-MAZING

Well, the CSA did it again to me today, providing one of my favorite veggies.  The rest of my family will not touch these, so the way I see it, more favas for me.   Okay, so they are a … Continue reading

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Beets (Semi-Rant and Recipe)

Okay, this is a different kind of post for me.  If I had a cooking or gardening blog (which I do not), it would be more suitable there, but here goes nothing! Beets.  They are absolutely gorgeous, aren’t they?  Those … Continue reading

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behemoth (rework)

They are what swim, what fly, what run; they are the eyes holding firelight in fear-touched hunger. They are the plural as single and the one as many; striped and spotted, feathered and furred, scaled or catching hair against brambles. … Continue reading

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behemoth

They are what swim, what fly, what run; they are the eyes holding firelight in fear-touched hunger. They are the plural as single and the one as many; striped and spotted, feathered and furred, scaled or catching hair against brambles. … Continue reading

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