Category Archives: Family

Eat Local Begins

Today is the big day. July 15 through August 15 I will be trying to eat local food only, with local being defined as within a 200 mile radius. So, how am I going to do this? My family is … Continue reading

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A few of the goofs that live here.

On my little chunk of paradise we have mostly girls that live here. And most of those girls are just plain crazy. A few little introductions. First we have a lab mix pup of about a year old. We got … Continue reading

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My favorite bread recipe

This bread recipe is so very simple mainly because it doesn’t take a bunch of thought, I have it memorized, and I can modify it as needed. Yield: 1 regular loaf or two small loaves (baguette sized) Baking Temp: 350-375 … Continue reading

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Tornado Drill

Our area just had one. At least if we are outside we can hear the sirens from town. Not loudly but they are noticeable. That is good. It did make me realize we have a long way to go to … Continue reading

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Winter Storm

I should be planting some starts. I am not. For some reason I don’t have a ton of motivation. Hmmm… Wonder where I can find that? Today has been stormy and grey all day. Now the wind is moving in … Continue reading

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A Skin Care Recipe

This last summer I grew Calendula in my garden. When the flowers were at the height of their bloom I picked a bunch and put them in a jar, and then covered them in olive oil. I set that in … Continue reading

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Mind wanderings

I have to get a timer for my water. We are taking a trip this summer and won’t be around to water. I don’t want my garden to dry up and blow away so we’ll install a timer. I still … Continue reading

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