Okay, so I still have three days of break left. Three glorious, glorious days. If you recall, I had loosely set some goals last month, and by the word “loosely”, I mean “ambitiously set, with good intention, but with slim to none possibility of meeting said goals”…just to clarify. Let’s recap… Marianne’s Shortest Summer List … More Post: A Very Short Summer
Disclaimer: this post contains NO pictures. None. Ok, maybe one. But that’s it! I know you’re all jealous of teachers. I mean, c’mon. They mold young minds, challenge beliefs, demand facts and research, teach future world changers and leaders…And a whoooooooole lot of other stuff that goes unseen, and often times underappreciated. Which is why … More Pre: A Very Short Summer
Alright folks. You might need to sit down for this. Maybe not. I mean, do what you want, but… This post may be slightly more serious than usual, as I’m about to lay out some truth. Our truth anyway. It’s been just over a year since we bought the place. A year in lessons, pacing, … More In All Seriousness…
I know what you’re thinking: OMG they sold the house. Those bastards, up and left right when it was getting good. Well… we thought about it. Really. Slapping a “For Sale” sign up, cutting our losses, and high-tailing it to a tent, camper, rental, or anything else has held a certain appeal at times. But … More Introducing: Swirling Smoke.
I feel like so many blogs right now start with this: “OMG fall is my fav!” Well, that is true statement for me as well, except I’m going to save you from the token selfie with a bulky sweater and psl. You’re welcome. If you’re wondering what a “psl” is…Wow. Just wow…but don’t feel bad. … More Back on the Wagon: and other adult-related things.
Welp. Things have been nuts around these parts. And I don’t mean “nuts” like the almond butter in the cabinet I’ve been eating straight out of the jar for comfort . “Welp” as in, whaaaaaaat the hell. Suddenly my summer is over, and what do I have to show for it? A whole lot of … More Troweling while Training, and… Nervous Sweats.
That’s right. This damn soil. Good thing I amended soil because look at my garden now! What to do with all of this squash? Pie. Yes. Pie. Here’s my current favorite recipe from Pinch of Yum that will help you use some of your bounty. (Note: I don’t eat cheese much, so I omitted all … More Sonofa Bentonite!