farmin’

It’s been very hot and humid for a couple of days, so the urban farm has become more of a jungle. That’s a potato flower. I had no idea potato flowers were pink.   I harvested four cups of rhubarb last night for Rhubarb Upside-Down Cake. We have tons of kale, swiss chard, mint, and other herbs. Surprisingly, the lettuce ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (june 2011)

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 30 Items that will not be Completed: 2 I finished 3 things in June 2011: #79 do something to make the “garden” on the north side of the house presentable (we pulled the weeds, then put down landscape fabric and mulch around the hostas. it’s so much better!) #57 go to ...

catching up…

Whoa, I have a blog. I have not yet hired anyone to write updates for it, though, which is why I’m so slow. In the days since I’ve written anything of substance: we took a really interesting handicapping class at Canterbury, I went to the doctor and had a ton of blood drawn (more on that if they figure out ...

i have 2 months and 24 days to get used to this. 3

  Matt thought I should change my middle name to my current last name, but who wants their initials to be JRK?