Miso Compound Butter

I saw this in a recent issue of Bon Appetit.  I saw it, and I wanted it.  And it stuck there, in the back of my brain, waiting for a good reason to jump out…

We slaughtered 2 of the ducks – proceed with caution.

I just want to preface this post with notes that it will probably be upsetting to many people.  If you don’t want to read a vivid recollection of a less-than-perfect slaughter (or see photos of…

I found out what was digging all those &*$#@ holes in my duck pen!

A few weeks ago, I shared a couple photos of the tunnels that had been appearing in my duck pen. A few days ago, I drained the stinky duck pond, and when I went to…

Cold Soba Noodle Salad

Cold Peanut Sesame Soba Noodle Salad

This was incredible!  As part of my cold-food push last week, I made a soba noodle salad.  And it was delicious. The great thing about salads like this is that you can usually make them…

This week’s meal plan – OR – Try not to heat up the house!

So it’s been pretty hot in Washington this year.  Today Seattle experienced it’s 10th day in a row with temperatures topping 80 degrees.  This summer, we have had 28 days over 80, with many of…

Duckdate

That was supposed to be a duck and update portmanteau, but I fear that I may have just created a new reality tv show.  The last time I shared photos of the ducks, they were…