Monthly Archives: April 2012

Sunny Oregon Coast?

Our camping trip on the Oregon coast couldn’t have been better last weekend. Sun, fresh fish, doggie romps, good times with parents, good eats and long walks. The weekend started with a full rain gear clad walk in horizontal downpouring … Continue reading

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Fiber Fridays: Bootie FAIL

Does this look like a baby booty to you? Cuz I’m thinking not so much. I downloaded a pattern from Ravelry that looked super cute in theory, but reads pretty lazily and isn’t working well for me. I quit. This … Continue reading

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A Book Reading

My dad and I enjoyed bringing Bedtime Snackit: Snackit Adventures to Grassroots Bookstore this past weekend. The crowd was small, but the response was big. What a joy to see the light and curiosity in the eyes of a little … Continue reading

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Fermented Pickles Part 1

I am a major advocate for eating fermented food, especially after listening to this week’s Radio Lab. Probiotics are good for your gut and for your mental health, so it’s wise (and delicious!) to incorporate something fermented into every meal. … Continue reading

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Filed under Cooking, Preserved Food, probiotic