Fabulous Flowers Friday

Or – Astounding Alliteration Achievement. Our rose is blooming.  I generally don’t like rosebushes, because they’re finicky, prone to disease, pointy, and don’t look all that good when they’re not covered in flowers.  Oh, and…

GMOs – Am I paranoid or just a hippie?

I honestly don’t know enough about the topic scientifically to say with any actual authority whether I am right about this, but by golly, I’m going to have an opinion about it regardless!  There has…

Clean eating – week of 5/28

This is how I usually do things.  Both Safeway and QFC sales start on Wednesdays, so I USUALLY do my shopping on Tuesdays when I make meal plans based on the sales that are about…

Costco Clean Eating

How I meal plan for clean eating – Costco Edition!

This is certainly not an end-all, be-all method for how to meal plan. It works OK for us when I actually follow through on things, which is not as often as I probably should.  I…

The edible garden is coming along nicely!

For the most part.  I have a few things that are doing… well… less than ideal.  kohlrabi, or basically anything that I started indoors with care.  The winter squash seeds that I put in wet…

Love Spring in the Yard!

This year’s spring has been strange.  Our rainfall has been well below average, which has been nice, but so have temperatures, which is less nice.  We’ve had a solid week or two of really nice…

“I know these are her sunglasses”

Just a quick story from today, something that made me laugh a little. I work in a fairly large office, and we have a large shared computer room where people will come in to work…