Your morning snake

 Alive but acting odd. I suspect he was dropped by a predator but didn’t have any external injuries. I moved him to some cover.

Vegetarian fed hens

Vegetarian fed hens.

Vegetarian fed hens.

I knew there was a use for vegetarians.

Your Thursday shrooms

Playing with gallium

Just don’t eat it

Happy Independence day!

Your Independence werm

“the great desert is full of water. I can make it to the new nation!

“Wait for us!”

Baking vegetables

We’ve had several requests for information on how we do our weekly allotment of vegetables and so, here it is.

You won’t find any big secrets here and a big shout out goes to America’s Test Kitchen since the original recipe came from them.

Several years back I started cooking a large batch of veg so that we could get to eating dinner faster and at the same time eat more healthily.  I found a recipe in an ATK volume, though I haven’t re-located it, and each week or so started piling all sorts of veg into casserole dishes and baking them at 500 degrees F for 20-25 minutes.  By taking the veg straight out of the oven and immediately putting into snaplock containers, they self vacuum seal and can last for a several weeks in the refrigerator.

At dinner time, we just grab a container and nuke it until the veg is hot, serve and eat.

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Sun dog

Your Saturday morning sun dog

Go love!

The lover of Jeana writes evidence of their love onto the foundations of the world!

Your Monday snail

Slithering along….