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Chickens in the Road · 1W ago

How to Make Croissants from Scratch

The best, truest French croissants, according to Julia Child, are made by the classic method with a risen yeast and milk dough, slathered in butter, folded in threes, rolled and refolded and...
Chickens in the Road · 1W ago

Mommy and Baby Time

Blossom and little Taco. (He’s like Blossom’s mini-me, isn’t he? He looks just like her.) Mommy loves her baby! But sometimes– Mommy just wants to be alone! And baby doesn’t understand!
Chickens in the Road · 3W ago

All Heads In

–as many as can fit, anyway!
Chickens in the Road · 3W ago

Pepper In the Water

Pepper loves water! Or– –she loves chasing ducks and chickens around, and running them out of the creek, for fun! (Precious is FINE, by the way, for those who asked. She doesn’t go to the ba...
Chickens in the Road · 3W ago

Morgan In the News!

Morgan was at the Capitol Rotunda in Charleston yesterday presenting her history poster with a group from WVU for an undergraduate research day–and made the news!
Chickens in the Road · 3W ago

Places To Go, Things To Do

This rooster has places to go, things to do! What’s he running after so eagerly? Cracked corn? A lusty hen? A PILE OF FRESH COW POOP? (Oh so appetizing!) Heh. He’s catching up to Fred and Ju...
Chickens in the Road · 3W ago

Chocolate Croissants!

I’ve made SO many croissants lately. These chocolate croissants are my favorites. I need to do another croissants post, as I don’t make croissants the way I used to. Time! The time! I’m gonn...
Chickens in the Road · 4W ago

In the News!

Photo: Butch Cooper/Metro The article from the Gazette’s Metro Kanawha Travel & Tourism section is available online now! You can find the entire article here, and here’s the video! (It was S...
Chickens in the Road · 4W ago

Farm Crop

Since the Great Flood last summer, numerous items have turned up on the farm, washed up from the flood waters, to be harvested like a wild crop. One of my favorites is this vintage Royal Cro...
Chickens in the Road · 4W ago

Vanilla Toffee Cookies

Those look good, don’t they? There was this time, years ago, that I made fun of Alton Brown for weighing cake batter (to make perfectly even cake layers). Yeah. So I admit that I weigh cake ...