The galvanized raised bed project

For the last few years, I’ve been trying to make up my mind and get up the motivation necessary to design and build a few raised garden beds.  Over the winter, I finally hit a…

Food scraps as chicken toys

Anyone who keeps their chickens in a secure enclosure most of the time can attest to them getting bored.  I like to give our girls food scraps (when they’re safe for them to eat of…

soft white sandwich bread

The greatest white sandwich bread

This is once again a Rose Levy Beranbaum recipe from The Bread Bible.  During the winter I often find myself baking a lot of bread.  In fact, I bake more bread than Craig and I…

In order to go faster, you must add lightness

The poor miata.  The more we take it apart, the more we realize just how poorly it’s been abused.  Everything about this car is shitty.  We are slowly doing our best to help it out…

Removing poorly applied Plastidip from the Miata

The kid who applied the white plastidip coating to the miata was either in a phenomenal hurry to get it on the car, extremely lazy, or just impatient.  He did a piss poor job of…

miata

The Miata Project Begins

When Craig and I met, we were both pretty into cars.  I was deep into my old turbo legacy wagon (I love station wagons) and Craig had  (at the time) pretty fancy BMW M3.  We did…

Sous vide jar quiche

Custardy Sous Vide Crustless Jar Quiches

Whoa nelly, that is a mouthful.  It has been hot in the Seattle area.  Hotter than most of us are equipped to deal with. With many stretches of days in the 90s, the idea of…