Fuck you Fennel

I continue to be fascinated by my flock.  There are so many questions in my head that remain unanswered.   How do the eggs form?  How does the rooster fertilise the egg?  If he does that when the eggs are inside how in god’s name does that work?  Does the poor little hen constantly feel like…

Creamy Pasta for Kids

I love my chooks and continue to be fascinated by them.  The dynamics of the flock are constantly changing.  Right now I feel like I have various well known school identities in my back yard.  Bossy and Bossy II have separated from the flock and are just doing boy things.  Bossy I am sure would…

Roast Cauliflower

I ran into someone I knew yesterday and she looked at me with a bit of a frown and then asked me “What happened to your eye?”  When I shook my head because nothing had happened to my eye, she looked again and said, “Oh don’t worry it is your either eye as well.  You…

Fennel, Pea & Pear Salad

Rosie Waterland has annoyed me today.   A bit like Lorna Jane annoys me for using a brand message that is about empowering all women and then not stocking any clothing for women who are larger than the national average.  A bit like Oprah Winfrey saying she does not have fans but rather readers, supporters and friends…