Our Urban Garden

Well, that’s annoying… I typed up quite a long blog entry just describing our garden, complete with many pictures, and accidentally published it before I wanted to. I rushed to take it down, and instead deleting the whole thing. Sigh. Computers… I should probably also point out how difficult it is to properly embed pictures … Read more

Thoreau on my mind…

I don’t think I need to tell you that Thoreau wasn’t really a guy who had lots of luck with the ladies, but he definitely had some ideas that continue to speak to all of us, removed as we may be from his world and circumstances. As I spend most of my day stuck indoors … Read more

Aiki Computing – How I learned to stop worrying and love Google.

Over a process that’s taken up a year or two, I’ve realized that simplifying your computer makes for a far richer experience. I’ll likely post more on this subject over the next few days, as it’s something that’s been on my mind quite a bit lately. For starters, let’s discuss email. Here is my list … Read more

Whole Wheat Bread

Well, no time like the present to get into the meat of things and begin to present some real content. Today my son and I are going to have to bake some bread again. We almost always go for the whole wheat/whole grain loaves, as we all know those are better for us, right? I … Read more

Continuing on…

Well, thanks for coming back, or finding us, as the case may be… I’ll try not to use up all my good material at once here, as I haveall-too-often found myself subscribing to a blog that starts outstrong, but then runs out of steam. If you’ve taken the time to track down my online profile, … Read more

Baby steps…

Please, I’m just learning how this all works, so be gentle… I’m thinking it would be best for me to create a small website, and then simply embed this blog within it to keep friends and family abreast of what we’re thinking and doing… Let me know if you have other ideas for our website, … Read more