11.22.2011

Tiny Tuesday - Thanksgiving Edition

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It turns out, baby turkeys are actually pretty adorable. I love how they dart around Mama Turkey's feet, hurrying to catch up. This clip reminds me of Barbara Kingslover's turkey adventure in her book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle. She wrote a similar piece for Food and Wine Magazine: 

And that was when I encountered my first problem in the turkey business: These poults were cute. Furthermore, they thought I was Mama and rushed happily to greet me whenever I appeared on the scene. I tried not to dwell on their destiny. I was increasing their numbers on the planet, sure, but one of them was going to be the guest of honor at our Thanksgiving table.


Read the full article here.
Happy Thanksgiving!

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