Category Archives: Gardening

Do you have any goals for the new year?

I have a deep, dark secret. I really don’t give a crap about New Years. Everyone seems to think it’s the greatest night of the year or something but I just don’t get the big deal.  Drunk drivers, fireworks, what … Continue reading

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Busy summer

Okay, it’s been a long time.  This semester in school was killer.  I took only three classes, but one of them, my Spanish class, was a 5 credit class (compared to the standard 3 credit classes, for those of you … Continue reading

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Bees! And gardens!

Last year, my mother and I decided that this summer, we would start beekeeping.  The benefits of beekeeping in your back yard are numerous, but our main reasons were that we wanted to harvest the honey and the wax, and … Continue reading

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Book Review: In Defense of Food

Disclaimer:  After seeing him on the Colbert Report a few months ago, I totally have a crush on Michael Pollan.  He is not a bad looking older dude.  And his environmental values are right in line with mine.  SWOON.  Yes, … Continue reading

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The end of civilization as we know it

So my holistic moms group has been all atwitter (is atwitter one word or two? atwitter? a twitter?) about this speech given by Dmitry Orlov February 13, 2009, at Cowell Theatre in Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, to an audience … Continue reading

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Been gone a while

I haven’t been here in a while because I decided to take the month of January off from what might be classified as some as my internet addiction.  I promise I will start blogging again soon.  There is so much … Continue reading

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Ripping off other publications (with credit, so its not plagerism, right?)

I read this today on the Yes Magazine website.  I think it is worth reposting and spreading around. Has the cash economy swallowed up your life? Here are some ways to extract some of your time and “life energy” from … Continue reading

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