Monthly Archives: March 2013

Homemade Jewelry

Homemade Jewelry

I took a jewelry making class a few years back. I loved it. But I have a hard time making stuff that I …

 

Record Keeping

Record Keeping

I’m horrible at anything that has to do with details. I hate to write things in a diary, but I am trying to break …

 

Whimsy #1

Whimsy #1

There are three important things to know about this post: I get bored easily. I like to make stuff. I buy a lot of random stuff at the …

 

Planting artichokes

Planting artichokes

This is the first time I’ve tried to grow seedlings indoors. I was lucky in snagging a bunch of the stuff needed to do …

 

What happens when you don’t eat your greens

What happens when you don’t eat your greens

You get flowers. I know I should not be supporting the not eating of greens. I know I need to eat more. But as …

 

Hugelkulture

Hugelkulture

Another really big word, that really just means a pile of wood with soil on top. It holds water better than other dirt, and …

 

Oatmeal and Olive Oil

Oatmeal and Olive Oil

I’ve been sick. Not too terribly sick, just a cold that made me go to bed early for a week sick. This means …

 

Swales

Swales

Swales are swell. Hehe. What is a swale? Does it have to do with pigs wallowing? (No, that’s swill). Is it something to do with …