Monthly Archives: July 2014

In the Garden: July

The garden is thriving in July. The peas are done (many handfuls were eating right off the vine, and many stir fries made), but I planted green beans in that bed that are almost ready to be picked. I’m considering … Continue reading

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A Summer Evening in a Friend’s Garden

Earlier this week, a friend invited us over to sit outside in her garden, chat, drink, and snack. It poured all day, but cleared off just in time, leaving the air feeling heavy and humid. We decided to sit outside … Continue reading

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A Reintroduction to Backpacking

This summer, I want to do a backpacking trip. Nothing too extreme, just 3-5 days with nothing but what we can carry on our backs. Of course, I hadn’t been backpacking since I was 14 and the pack was almost … Continue reading

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Hello Fresh

I love to cook and bake. My friends joke I can go from sleeping to cooking in 60 seconds. I like to pore over my collection of recipe books and magazines, mixing and combining multiple recipes for the same item … Continue reading

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