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Thoughts - 7-16-14

Having your water shut off for an entire day (long story) really brings things into perspective. It drives home how woefully unprepared you actually are for rougher living no matter how much you romanticize it. 29 more words

Thoughts

Gone fishin'!

Fun times ahead

Today, instead of writing, I’m packing for our trip to the river to go fishing. This is no ordinary camping/fishing trip, for a number of reasons. 395 more words

Gatherers

These last couple weeks have been a whirlwind of summer fun. In a bittersweet way that means lots of adventures and little time to write about them. 430 more words

Goûteux / Flavorful

Leaving society

So I was having this convo with my partner yesterday. Or rather, he was having a convo with me, which usually means he is talking and dismissing my questions as “overcomplicating it”. 952 more words

Real Home Economics

Ages ago, I read the book Radical Homemakers, which discussed a subset of the population that was foregoing traditional jobs and choosing to live off the land and produce the things they consumed themselves. 899 more words

FORAGING TO SUPPLEMENT YOUR MENU

Foraging for wild vegetables is a great way to supplement your menu and diet. A good portion of the vegetables we buy at the grocery store, plant for hybrid seeds, and even buy from our local farmer’s markets do not contain the high amount of vitamins that vegetables that grow wild contain. 642 more words

Foraging for wild vegetables is a great way to supplement your menu and diet. A good portion of the vegetables we buy at the grocery store, plant for hybrid seeds, and even buy from our local farmer’s markets do not contain the high amount of vitamins that vegetables that grow wild contain. 649 more words

Nanny