Category Archives: food

a baker’s dozen of fresh eggs

from our backyard hens, veronica and estelle. there is nothing better than looking forward to a weekend menu of french toast, egg salad and deviled eggs from your own hens. thanks, girls! Advertisements

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apple blossoms!

holy shit, look at this! that’s new apple blossoms on our brand-new green sentinel apple tree, that is. i am speechless with excitement.

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garden adventures for chickens

this past weekend was all about hanging out with our new chickens and working in the garden. we let the girls out of their run to explore the rest of their new home and they seemed to have a great … Continue reading

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catch-up garden post

okay, so march and april were pretty busy months. i was out of town off and on for several weeks and it’s been hard to keep up with the blogging about all the work we’ve done in the garden. but … Continue reading

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introducing the newest members of chez farm – chickens!

last weekend, our dreams of chickens on chez farm finally came home to roost. (sorry, i just could not resist). we decided to go with the coop and chicken package provided by victory chicken co. they bring the coop, the … Continue reading

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chicken dreams

chickens are also on the agenda this spring! adding laying hens to our food-growing, bee-keeping, angora-rabbit-raising setup will make this feel like a real urban farm. but because we’re still a pair of over-achieving yuppies with delusions of a mid-century … Continue reading

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planning for spring

the other night, i started planning for spring planting at chez farm. mostly, we have enough seeds from last year’s seed order to carry us through but i ordered a few that we used up last year, plus a few … Continue reading

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