Mommy’s Alright, Daddy’s Alright, They Just Seem a Little Weird

When you’re a parent there comes a time when you have to look back and think about your parenting choices and their impacts on your kids. And how did they perceive you as a parent? The song lyric from the title is from the band Cheap Trick. It was on their 1983 Live...

Chickens in Business Suits

In Michelle’s and my continual reinvention of ourselves economically, I am about to embark on the most exciting business pursuit yet! We’ve run our own businesses for 30 years, done electronic publishing, published awesome books on renewable energy and sustainable...

Orange is the New Black Comes to Sunflower Farm

“What we have here … is a failure to communicate.” Name that movie. Have you ever noticed that you often don’t like characteristics that you possess, when you see them in other people … or chickens? But I’m getting ahead of myself. We now have about 30 chickens. The...