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Time is the secret ingredient to cooking great food

I love to cook as much as I love growing vegetables and flowers in my garden. I’m probably one of the least patient people on the planet, so it’s ironic that the two things I enjoy most require time and patience to come out right. 484 more words

Random Stuff

Hometown Blues

Credit: patrickeades.com

Where once was my children’s childhood 

Interlopers arrived, knocking down forests

Cutting up well-worn dirt paths

  and paper roads

Replacing them with asphalt for new houses… 287 more words


Maritime Mary: Victory

Snowbanks are receding,

Winter coats have been washed and are timidly put away,

Mud grounds are bouncy, springy,

Days warmer, cool breezes,

Faces lifted up to catch rays, 49 more words

Guest Writers

Metal Monday

Can you guess what this is? As I stepped back to snap this image, I saw this…

Apparently I had a couple of dog treats in my left hand, Roscoe was determined to remind me. 77 more words

Small Town Life

Blueberry Pickin' at Simple Life Farms

Can I tell you a secret?

I want to be a cowgirl.  I want cows, I want acres of vegetables growing in the Florida sun, I want my kids to go collect fresh eggs every morning.   603 more words

VisuaLingual Earth Day Seed Bomb Promotion

Earth Day is coming up on Wednesday! Here’s a project we designed and produced for the Skandalaris Center at Washington University in St. Louis to celebrate Earth Day and promote interdisciplinary innovation and entrepreneurship.

Urban Life

Have a Slice, or Two

I just dropped a couple of these, along with some other new items, at The Owl this afternoon. Notice the new labels. The back of the bellyband reads Handsome, Cheeky & Useful… because they are. 180 more words