We moved into this house mid-January and by about March I planted a few rows of seeds. After some success I supplemented with seedlings bought at Big Ranch Farm nursery in Napa, Whole Foods, OSH & Home Depot. We have a great system down, TDH sets up the irrigation while I get my hands dirty. […]
We all know I LOVE Pinterest, and one of my favorite topics to browse on the virtual pinboard website is Gardening. I found these Spring Garden graphics to be helpful this season. For my west coast friends you can plant your seeds or seedlings in the ground already but for my east coast friends I[…]
What I DISHED up this year. Skinny Super Bowl Dip 101 Juice Larabars DIGGING up in the garden Homegrown eggs Baby watermelons What drove us this year to be FIT! SUP around the world Beach workout, Oahu Horseback riding, Chile Yoga, Belize Inspiration Biking, Copenhagen Yoga, Lake Tahoe 2013 Destinations Costa Rica Patagonia, Chile Lago[…]
Puerto Natales, Patagonia, Chile in December I’m making a conscience effort to tread a little lighter this week. Mindful of how much trash I create, wasting less water and walking instead of driving everywhere possible. How are you celebrating Earth Week?
Sheep in lieu of gas powered lawn mowers? Yep! And in Paris of all places. Crazy idea? Maybe, but we considered it as well while living in La Jolla last year. TDH and I almost bought a goat to share with our friends/neighbors, the girls wanted to make goat cheese while the boys were sick of[…]
A few pictures from around our little Bird Rock Ranch this month. Our greenhouse is thriving! We are trying every and any recipe to use up our abundance of squash (the plant is longer than our house!) We have two chickens, an Amercuana and a black and white speckled mutt we call the Queen. I[…]
TDH and I met an awesome couple from Newport Beach while we were honeymooning in Fiji. We kept in touch via facebook and get together for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Recently we started sharing recipes, last week it was a family Gazpacho. The recipe they sent looks amazing but the instructions are a page long[…]
Our rental in La Jolla came with a giant bathtub that was so unsteady we had to sign off in the lease we wouldn’t sue in case it caused any bodily harm. So after months of it sitting in the corner of our shower (our shower is larger than most NYC apartments) I asked the[…]