Garden #2

The first garden is doing wonderful. Beans are coming in. We’ve harvested a handful of Jalapeno peppers already. Collards and lettuce are about ready. Carrots and onions are coming in nicely. So we decided to put in a second garden. We’ve got more collards going in it. Also, Kale, more lettuce, bush beans, cucumbers and […]

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False Alarm

My hormone levels are not rising normally. In fact, they’re dropping. I’ve been bleeding for the past 5 days and it’s getting worse. It’s not officially a miscarriage yet. But it will be on Friday when they confirm it with an ultrasound. I’m disappointed, sad, and shocked that it happened to me. But we’ll be […]

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Our First Square Foot Gardening Box

We’re using a method called “square foot gardening” to start a vegetable garden here in Florida where things grow OH so much better than they did in Colorado. Our soil here is actually pretty nice. But the square foot gardening method uses a special blend of peat moss, compost and vermiculite. We also built a […]

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Ice Cream Sandwiches

Thalia somehow got it into her head that she wanted Ice Cream Sandwiches. So last week, we rounded up our flour and sugar and honey, made us some yummy chocolate chip cookies. Then we turned them into… dun da da daaaa! The Ice Cream Sandwich!

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Labor Day 2011

We had a good first day at the beach with Grandpo for Labor Day. Second day, not so much. But that’s a different story. We went to the beach. Thalia was a little scared of the water and looked like this for most of the time there: But eventually she decided to have fun and […]

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The New Bedroom

I already posted all this on Google+. But I wanted to get some more permanent archiving going on. Our bedroom is nearing completion. I had some dressers painted for us from Vintage Paints. Those, coupled with our newly framed Kinkade print, gave our room a purple theme. I lucked into some curtains at Bed Bath […]

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