I broke down. I did it. I started a blog. Why? Time and again I have been told I should do something about my crazy antics. And I need somewhere to put my newfound knowledge for the rest of the world to consume. This is good stuff, my friends. GOOD STUFF! Continue reading “We’re Here!!!”
When I think of the title of this blog post, which is actually the name of an amazing magazine and an event, I think of flower crowns and the Age of Aquarius. But it’s none of those things. Continue reading “Mother Earth News Fair”
When I read, see, or say this word aloud (and many of its synonyms), I immediately think of the Silence of the Lambs. Feel free to read the rest of this post in my worst Hannibal Lecter impression… “Fava Beans!”
I went to the Pittsburgh Arts Festival last week and have been yearning to make and create ever since. Seeing people in their artistic element truly inspires me. And this umbrella, walkway installation…
Can we just stare at this all day? It’s all of my Mary Poppin’s fantasies come to life! Continue reading “Let’s Craft!”
Ahhh, composting. When you think about it, it’s truly a smelly, disgusting thing. Rotting waste that you have created sitting (roughly) in the open; an exposed form of sewage, essentially. Continue reading “A Calm Post About Compost”
If you’re an avid tea drinker, you’ve probably heard of Yaupon. If you’re not, I’m about to give you an earful! 😀 Continue reading “Yummy, Yummy, Yaupon!!!”
I’ve mentioned in a previous post about not knowing much about growing things. It’s a skillset we are trying to conquer (with many fails). Only in the last 6 years, or so, have I even tried to be adventurous enough to keep anything more than a jade plant alive (I killed it). Or rosemary (I’ve killed that, too). Or basil (you see where this is going).
My Grandfather had ducks, my Uncles hunted ducks; basically, I had a love for water foul at a pretty young age (not the cutest kid, I know… also, very mischievous [notice I am standing in water on a colder day]). Bad Sam!!!