When Wild Greg, a.k.a my husband, drives his jet boat, you had better hold onto your hat. However, this can make your arms tired. You must also be prepared that even when the boat is gently floating on the Snake River, while Wild Greg is fishing, the wind can pick up unexpectedly. Thus, you either […]
What we do at home.
Rich, when all your soup recipes start to seem like variations on the same theme, it’s time to try some Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder! It doesn’t have to be spicy, in spite of the name, but it is quite capable of being the whole meal. The recipe is originally from a Taste of Home magazine many […]
Why do you decorate your home? I do it 1) for a sense of hominess, 2) for the moments I feel creatively inspired, and 3) for a degree of orderliness. I know I am erratic with my efforts. However, my husband would much prefer I don’t spend much time or money on it anyway. I […]
I have finally found an open pollinated, or non-hybrid, broccoli variety that is worth growing in my garden. It has produced nice, big first heads (truly the diameter of a child’s head) and many good sized side shoots (most approximately 3 inches across). This is such a relief after the previous non-hybrid broccolis I had […]
I had heard we aren’t supposed to use the gas stove to heat the house. I assumed that meant I couldn’t use it to heat marshmallows, because sometimes these kinds of ideas get lost in my brain like it is a house of mirrors. But then we went shopping for camping food, just me and […]