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The Health Benefits of Farm-Fresh Eggs

The Health Benefits of Farm-Fresh Eggs

Most people who eat eggs have tasted the ones from a grocery store or marginal-quality café. But when was the last time you tasted an honest to goodness farm-fresh egg from a chicken whose life consisted of being idyllic and free – roaming the pasture foraging for natural food sources? If you have ever tasted… Read more

Snake Oils, Herbs, and Traditional Healing

Snake Oils, Herbs, and Traditional Healing

This is yet another week when I had a blog scheduled for one subject, and, because of current life events, I ended up writing on an entirely different subject. This week, despite getting the flu shot, one of my sons got the flu. I know that it’s viral, and most doctors will say “take Tamiflu”… Read more

Unfolding The Myth – Don’t Wait to Start Living

Unfolding The Myth – Don’t Wait to Start Living

Many subjects of learning have caught my attention over the course of my life and piqued my interest: I’ve raised amazing children, painted beautiful Texas landscapes, owned a graphic design business, studied herbal medicinal traditions, learned to do minor construction, owned rental properties for nearly two decades, climbed The Aztec’s Temple of The Moon at Teotihuacan… Read more

Chick Hatching Video

Chick Hatching Video

This is a time lapse video that I made of one of our chicks hatching here at Two Clay Birds Farm. The video lasts 29 seconds, but it took approximately an hour for this process to take place. It was so much fun watching and capturing this. I hope you enjoy watching it as much… Read more

Growing The Farm And Market

Growing The Farm And Market

Well, it’s been 7 months since we officially moved to our land at Two Clay Birds Farm and in that short time we have seen and done much. We grew and harvested our first crops of tomatoes and squash through the hot summer followed by okra, corn and more tomatoes in the fall. We had… Read more

Sauteed Squash

Sauteed Squash

This is probably the easiest recipe you’ll look at all day (besides a bowl of cereal and milk). We hope you enjoy the hearty simplicity of it like we do.   Ingredients: 4 or 5 freshly harvested pattypan squash 2 medium vine-ripened tomatoes 1 medium onion Pinch of oregano Pinch of Aleppo pepper flakes (or… Read more

Blackberry Crisp

Blackberry Crisp

This recipe is so tasty and hearty, no one will believe that it only took you 10 minutes to prepare! Ingredients (try to get as close to these ingredients per availability in your area and your taste): About 2 cups of your favorite granola About 1 cup of organic, whole wheat flour Roughly 3 of… Read more