So you’ve decided to raise a pig! You can do it! Just five years ago I made the same choice. I was a suburbanite, but that didn’t stop me from moving to the country and buying some pigs! I learned almost everything I needed to know from books and the Internet. I have had several seasons of successful pig-raising. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by how to get started, let me break it down for you.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Gardening is filled with such extremes of emotion for me. Successes really fill me with joy, like the first batch of cucumber pickles sitting in the fridge. And then sometimes I want a do-over so bad.Continue Reading... No Comments.
I get a lot of fat-related comments and emails that I don’t publish here or publicize. Some of it is really hateful, most of it is just dumb. Most of it is boring, too, because people repeat the same things as one another. Some of the arguments people make demonstrates that they have not read […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
That’s an ironic title, of course. I think. I went over several possibilities for titling this post. Another one I considered was: GLUTEN-FREE, WHEAT-FREE, SUGAR-HATERS ARE A BUNCH OF QUACKS, AMIRITE??? Because I kind of feel that way. I have celiac friends, and I don’t think they’re full of shit, but I’m talking about this […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.
I’m going to keep hammering away at this problem, because I think adults as really messing up here. Look, kids like TV. And video games. Computers. Cell phones. Are you mad about that? Do you think of these interests as harmful obstacles to real life? Then what you’re really doing is alienating the children you […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
When I first started writing about Fat Acceptance, I started at the very beginning with why I wanted to use the word fat. I thought it best to do some introductions before getting too deep into the more powerful FA topics. My short version of why I use the word fat: all other words are euphemisms. Since […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.
If you’re looking for a salmon recipe, I have something really easy for you. This is a one pan meal that can be customized with different vegetables and seasonings. It’s easy and delicious – my favorite kind of recipe! The Salmon I buy frozen salmon from the seafood section at Kroger. They sell them in […]Continue Reading... No Comments.