Chicken with Peanut Curry Sauce and Coconut Rice

Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive, coconut, or pure peanut oil 1 1/2 pounds chicken breast, cut in 1-inch pieces Salt and pepper 8 ounces frozen cut green beans, thawed 8 ounces frozen pepper strips, thawed (or one pepper thinly sliced – I like sweet red) Note: Pure peanut oil is hard to find, and expensive when(…)

A Happy Peasant

“The job of peasants, you might say, is to stay out of the archives.” –John Scott, “The Art of Not Being Governed” A half dozen years ago I made an important realization: I am a peasant. The word came to me from biologist and plant breeder Carol Deppe, through a comment she made in one(…)