Homestead Dreaming: “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” — Margaret Atwood

The weather is warming and I’ve been out and about digging in the dirt and am finding it so fulfilling! This is the first year I am trying my hand at gardening, a simple raised bed of lettuce and container tomatoes and peppers. Did you know that dirt contains Mycobacterium vaccae, a bacterium that’s beenContinue reading “Homestead Dreaming: “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” — Margaret Atwood”

Lazy Afternoon…but I really meant to do the laundry, I swear!

Having visited the latest round of Uber and indulged myself in a few purchases, I was ready to come home and chill in a laid back environment. I love cluttered, “lived-in” looking decor scenes, but often have a little trouble fighting my inner drive toward clean minimalism in order to create them (and possibly aContinue reading “Lazy Afternoon…but I really meant to do the laundry, I swear!”