August 22nd, 2011
For many of us, it started with a little tweet that Stephanie Pearl-McPhee posted last Friday.
What she was referring to was this post on the Huffington Post blog. In Peg Aloi’s piece, she calls into question the rise of blogs by women who have embraced domestic arts as a regression from [...]
August 10th, 2011
For the first time in about 5 years, I have successfully grown tomatoes. In Alabama, tomato growing was SOOO easy. A perfect tomato climate, I would harvest the last of the green tomatoes to take home with me Thanksgiving weekend. But here in Asheville, I have struggled against bottom rot and blight. The [...]
August 2nd, 2011
I have been keeping journals since high school. I have dozens of them chronicalling my angst over the years. Yep mostly angst, because I generally don’t write in them except when I need to dump the things that are weighing heavy on my mind. I have written before about how I wish I [...]