Monthly Archives: May 2011

First Crop!

I had my first harvest tonight! And its name is…rhubarb! I’d be a lot more excited about rhubarb if my name was Barb. I’d probably become obsessed with the stuff and attempt to eat it at every meal. But, alas, … Continue reading

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A Goat Would Be Nice

I love my yard, but sometimes I feel the relationship is a little one-sided. I mow and mow and mow with my little electric mower. My mower always poops out before I do. It’s loveable, but it’s not exactly the … Continue reading

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I’m Not in Kansas Anymore

And I don’t have a dog named Toto. I don’t have any sort of dog. I don’t even own a hot dog. But I DID go to Kansas this weekend. Oddly enough, I dodged tornadoes by traveling to Kansas. Kansas … Continue reading

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Ode to Sprouts

Oh, Brussels sprouts. How I love thee. I’m a sprouts evangelist. If co-workers are sick, I tell them they should eat more sprouts. I also stink up the office when I microwave my sprouts. (I like to think it’s endearing.) … Continue reading

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A Wednesday Chronology

Oh, Wednesday. You’ve always been like a Wednesday to me. Let’s have a little recap. I biked to work. The weather was perfect. During my commute, I saw a person walking against the flow of traffic on Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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Adventures in Biking

It’s Bike to Work Week! Bike to Work Week is like a week-long holiday! So far (knock on laptop) the weather has been most excellent, and my bike rides to and from work have been beautiful. Plus, I haven’t been … Continue reading

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Chi-CAAAAAA-goooooo!*

*That was sung Oprah-esque. Because, really, who doesn’t want to channel their inner Oprah? I visited Oprah’s kingdom this weekend. Unfortunately, I did not see Oprah. Had we met, I’m sure she would have given me my own show on … Continue reading

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