We set her up and we cleaned her. She was blown into the woods and we retrieved her. We patched her up and anchored her down, but two nights of wind storms proved to be too much for our little greenhouse (affectionately named Greeneth McHothousen). So, the greenhouse bit the dust, but luckily the seedlings… Continue reading Hello Windowsills and Goodbye Greeneth McHothousen
This time last year I was sleeping 8 hours a night, watching my many seedlings pop up, mixing spring cocktails and writing about spring fever (SPRING FEVA-is how it's pronounced around here). This year, I'm coming back into the blog world a whole new lady. I'm looking a little more tired than usual, my seeds… Continue reading Is It Spring Fever Or Teething?
My fingers are sticky and there is melted chocolate on my keyboard. Steam is rising from the sink and my goopy dishes are soaking. The oven is cooling down now, but it has helped to bring a little warmth into the kitchen on this rainy, autumn morning. Coffee has been poured, baked goods have been… Continue reading Gluten-Free Maple Chocolate Chip Cookies: They Won’t Save Humanity, But They Taste Pretty Good
What is my garden without the weekends? The answer is - productive chaos. After a 5 day stay in the hospital due to an unfortunate bout of the dreaded "stomach bug" - most unpleasant when you're pregnant - and then subsequent time spent catching up on work and doing many fun things - traveling all… Continue reading We Gonna Need Ourselves A Weed Wrangler…
This morning is cool, but humid. The forecast is calling for severe thunderstorms, but it is quiet right now. The only sounds are the songs of crickets and the occasional echoing whinnies from the horses next door. My hands smell like tomato plants and I've got two giant bowls of San Marzano, cherry and beef… Continue reading Sundays Were Made for This: Finding Time to Relax