Tuesday, September 19, 2017

home made

home made apple vinegar: simply chop raw apples, cover with water and keep the fruit below the water line for about a month on the counter, and let the wild yeasts and bacteria do the rest.  Mild and delicious!

Monday, September 18, 2017

the visitor

Enormous wood spider hanging out in the Boss Mouse bathroom - safely relocated outside where she belongs

Saturday, September 9, 2017

market haul for September 9

Lettuce mix, arugula, onions, jalapenos, squash, cherry tomatoes, mini sourdough breads, bok choi and cucumbers, cucumbers, cucumbers

and a nice pumpkin!

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

the Mothership

Saw the 40th Anniversary rerelease of Close Encounters of the Third Kind over the Labor Day weekend.  I am as thrilled by it as ever - here is my favorite scene from the movie


Monday, August 14, 2017


Swallowtail butterfly caterpillar on some carrot greens at the farmers market

Saturday, August 12, 2017