Posts tagged chickens
The Reality of Country Life and Keeping Animals

I think country living and self-sufficiency has been placed on a piedestal, and that piedestal has grown higher and higher over the past few years as slow living enthusiasm has spread across the globe.

Country living has become a romantic dream. And for most people in the Western world what we put in our mouthes and fuel our bodies with + the process of creating/prepping it is something that is completely seperate from us. Most people see animals and food as two seperate things because they are literally not seeing the linking process between the two.

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Baked Mackerel & Summer Evenings

Taking into consideration that we live on an island, we actually eat surprisingly little fish. Everyone in the family loves fish of all kinds, but somehow lamb, chicken, and wild game most often end up on our plates. But these days a good friend of my husband is having a lucky streak with mackerels, and we are lucky enough to get a "bite" of that

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