Monthly Archives: May 2013

A vegetable garden for (by?) dummies

A vegetable garden for (by?) dummies

A few posts back we shared our progress in building some raised beds in our backyard, and alluded to our hopes for a vegetable garden. Happy to share with all of you that it’s in! And I just want to say right now, before we go any further with this, in big bold letters, that:(…)

Eliminating paper towels and napkins

Eliminating paper towels and napkins

No offense intended to those who raised me, but I think I might have been in junior high before I realized that napkins could be made out something other than paper. I don’t know why. I’m sure it was me, not them. (It just never occurred to me that a napkin could be made from(…)

Gardens and trucks and designing, oh my!

Gardens and trucks and designing, oh my!

When I first met Cane, he had an little old pickup truck that he loved dearly. He often expresses longing for it, especially when we have a project that would be easier with one. Such was the case this weekend, which we’d scheduled for the next phase of our vegetable garden project. (You can see(…)