Meeting my Meat: Reflections on Our First Rooster Butchering

If you eat meat, hopefully you are aware that it is not created in a factory and it does not originate in Styrofoam packages.  It was once a living, breathing, animated life walking this earth.  So if you are willing to eat it, you must be OK with its life ending for that purpose.  But…

This is for real

Let me tell you about my day in the life of Katie.  It started with running out the door to take my son Cedar to daycare–forgoing a shower in order to catch an extra half hour of sleep.  I returned home to work remotely; starting at my desk indoors and then moving to my desk…