A Game of I Spy

I spy with my little eye….a baby goat.  Do you see her? I spy two alpacas. I spy three goats total. Black goats blend in! Will the new babies ever come?

Electric Items We Could Live Without (but don’t…yet)

A few days ago I mentioned what electric devices we do not use and don’t miss.  Electricity is tricky.  See, it seemed like a blessing upon its discovery and I am sure in many ways it was, but not without a hefty price.  Electricity and oil, resources that cannot be replaced, have become such a huge part … More Electric Items We Could Live Without (but don’t…yet)

Desperately Seeking Fresh Vegetables (and a fine Brussels recipe)

I stared at the dusty jars lining the warped shelves in the basement.  They still feel like a blessing but at the moment were seeming more and more like a curse.  I swear if I have to eat one more jar of green beans…or peas…or corn…or beets…or… I understand that hunger doesn’t care.  If I … More Desperately Seeking Fresh Vegetables (and a fine Brussels recipe)