Monthly Archives: September 2009

So today was pretty much a normal day…

Cleaned out the chicken coop this morning, had lunch with the CE, a few phone calls to NYC to discuss the apartment, and eventually headed out to wash the car and get a long overdue mani/pedi (you have no idea what dealing … Continue reading

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We are not vegetarians.

Yesterday the CE stopped off at Ralph’s and brought home a carton of eggs that were not only labeled “cage free” but also “vegetarian fed”. The phrase was printed in bold red letters like some sort of declaration. Like a … Continue reading

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Shhhh…don’t tell them!

I cannot tell a lie. I cheated on my chickens in Santa Monica.

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Wattle you think?

The CE and I headed out to Camino Real for lunch today at one of our new favorite places, the Hollister Brewing Company. Varied menu, lots of comfort food. Very casual, kind of sports-bar-like inside with multiple tv screens on … Continue reading

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Chickens, chickens, everywhere

Another front page chicken story today. This time in the Santa Barbara News-Press. An upscale purveyor of furniture in downtown Santa Barbara (a bit of Googling led to the info that actress Mary Steenburgen is a partner in this business … Continue reading

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We interrupt this blog to bring you more shameless plugs for family members.

I hate to keep moving the chickens off their well-deserved pedestal at the top of this particular food chain (the only one they are ever likely to rule), but family members just keep popping up with blog-worthy achievements. What, you … Continue reading

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Oh, and speaking of princesses…

Look who turns ONE today!

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