Monthly Archives: August 2010

Tallow Time

I just finished rendering out batch #2 of beef fat to make tallow. Two down, two to go. The first batch was my learning curve. I realize now I could have rendered so much more if I had ground the … Continue reading

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Angel Biscuits

It seems only fitting that after a post of devils in eggs, I should have a post about angels in biscuits. This morning I needed a lift, and fresh biscuits warm from the oven, bathed with butter and smothered in … Continue reading

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The Devil is in the Eggs

Today was a ‘potluck’ at work. Not that it was really luck. With so few of us we tend to assign dishes rather than having our luck be full of dessert and no real food. So while I was assigned … Continue reading

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Empty Vessels

“She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard.” Proverbs 31:16 And from her harvest, she puts ahead for the future…

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In the beginning…my history, part 1

I wasn’t born on a farm. I wasn’t raised in the country. Truth be told: I was raised in the ‘burbs. Yup. A bona fide tract house in a middle class neighborhood. As kids, we used to go visit Grandma … Continue reading

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