The Very Best Plastic Wrap!

I became aware of this food wrap in a blog post by Keven Lee Jacobs,  “A Garden for a House” several years ago.  You can find the Stretch-Tite brand at Costco for $18.99 for a two pack which will last you for years.  Keven is a cookbook author, gardener, garden designer extraordinaire, and all around interesting guy […]

I told you! People talk to me.

People talk to me, they really do. The lady I am telling you about is in the sunset of her life and reflecting on the more recent choices she has made. There is a lesson here. I was waiting for Cochise in the dentist office yesterday. And an old lady came in and sat down to […]

How to store lettuce

Are you tired of trowing away lettuce because it wilts, deteriorates, and gets brown or red spots? Well, I am! and I have been experimenting with ways to preserve my produce for longer periods of time and I think I have found a better way. My produce problem arises because there are only two of us […]

Hummingbirds

    It is now the fall of the year and my Hummingbirds are leaving for their annual migration. There are only a few visiting my feeders today. In the past months while they have been frantically feeding for their journey across the Gulf of Mexico there has been a constant buzzing and chirping surrounding […]