Category Archives: Meals

Popcorn Forage

Written by Kaeley Sullins We recently watched some old movies of the chimpanzees when they still lived in the psychology building. In one of the movies, the caregivers put out a very clever popcorn forage! They placed popcorn in big … Continue reading

Posted in Enrichment, Interns, Loulis, Meals, Sanctuary, Tatu | Leave a comment

A Day in the Life

At CHCI we believe in daily routines. Keeping some consistency in the daily schedule lets the chimpanzees know what’s coming up next, and what their options are. This allows the chimpanzees to make choices about how the day progresses, choices … Continue reading

Posted in CHCI Experiences, Enrichment, Loulis, Meals, Play, Sanctuary, Sign Language, Tatu | 1 Comment

Amazon Wish List!

It is always exciting to receive gifts from our Amazon Wish List:  http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/DQAKW0M8SXUT Sparkling juice arrive at the sanctuary yesterday and Tatu and Loulis were very excited to try it! Tatu sat next to one of her caregivers signing DRINK … Continue reading

Posted in CHCI Experiences, Interns, Loulis, Meals, Sanctuary, Sign Language, Tatu | Leave a comment

Cider

We are lucky to live in this community. Each year hundreds of apples, pears, peaches, plums… any of the dozens of fruits that grow in our neighbor’s backyards are donated to CHCI. This year Dr. Lillquist invited all of the … Continue reading

Posted in CHCI Experiences, Dar, Loulis, Meals, Sanctuary, Sign Language, Tatu | Leave a comment

Chapo

Some of you have already seen this recipe on Facebook. It is a drink that I learned how to make when I was in the Amazon rainforest collecting data for my master’s thesis. All of the chimpanzees are quite fond … Continue reading

Posted in Dar, Loulis, Meals, Tatu | Leave a comment

Lunch Special – Salad Bar Thursday

Written by Bonnie Hendrickson Usually the chimpanzees are served a bean soup for lunch with all the veggies cooked in it.  Today we served Pea Puree and a salad bar of yummy fresh vegetables – carrots, red onions (a favorite), … Continue reading

Posted in Dar, Enrichment, Loulis, Meals, Tatu | 4 Comments

Black Rice

Written by Bonnie Hendrickson Rice is a favorite dinner staple and black is, of course, Tatu’s favorite color.  So when I saw Black Rice in the store I just had to get it. I showed it to everyone that morning … Continue reading

Posted in Dar, Meals, Uncategorized | 2 Comments