So, I read somewhere that you could start seeds in used tea bags. Well, we go through quite a bit of tea ’round here, so, I thought, What the heck? I’ll save ’em up and give it a go. … Continue Reading Sprog 1 and The Used Tea Bag Planting Experiment
I tend to jump all over people for being overly sanctimonious about food choices and the like: because, well, people sometimes assume that I am some kind of no bleached foods, no bad anything, super perfect organic crazy-insane super mom. … Continue Reading I am so very un-perfect.
I typically scoff a bit at this sort of thing, because how, in five days, five weeks, or even five months can you possibly understand what it’s really like to live below the poverty line? How can you understand, just … Continue Reading Living Below The Line
So, I wrote about the freebie I got from Supreme Growers– and then, we promptly had the Winterpocalypse. I don’t have a before shot- but, imagine if you will, poorly transplanted aloe plants, stuck inside all winter long. They were … Continue Reading So, I got this freebie, update.
Here it is, March 24th and I am looking outside on a snow flurry filled day with a light coat on the ground. Probably about an inch or so. I don’t talk about it very often- but for me, extreme … Continue Reading The Winter That Will Not End….
Please punch me square in the vagina if I turn this into some sort of back-to-nature parenting bog. I am in fact, a parent, as evidenced by…belly shot of Sprog 3: I suppose those are all right and all, but … Continue Reading Intro To Cloth Diapering
I’m decidedly not pimping this product, as I haven’t even tried it yet- but, Facebook being as it is, it suggested a page to me one day and I added it. When I did, it was Friday and it just … Continue Reading So, I got this freebie…
Only…not so much. You’d think that this would be a relatively simple undertaking- and I tell you, I’m writing at the expense of my own embarrassment here. It’s kind of my hope that people who think they just can’t or … Continue Reading Getting the garden going: starting from scratch
I really tried to think of something witty for the title, or at least something hur hur hur goofy, but alas, I could not. I don’t know if you remember, but I did in fact, make a post about that. … Continue Reading Oh, it’s about that time- but how do you manage your period in a
I’m not being pretentious or weird, I just like the song. C’mon, midwestern kid in the 90s? ‘Course I listened to White Zombie. Anyhoo. I couldn’t think of another title to talk about how this shit all happened. How I’ve … Continue Reading Victoria’s Story: It’s Not All White Light When You’re Dead, Kids