Monthly Archives: May 2011

Vacation

We held off final decisions about vacation until a few days ago, waiting to see what gas prices would do.  We finally decided that we’d just go for it.  We take care of our finances and don’t go overboard on … Continue reading

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Trying to cook a bit healthier

I’m feeling a bit proud of myself.  Recently, my oldest needed to be tested for diabetes.  Thankfully, the test was negative, but it was a good reminder that the genetics are stacked against my children.  Diabetes is all over both … Continue reading

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It’s time to try raising fish again

This weekend my husband and I cleaned the pond(me) and hooked up the pump and filter (hubby) to get it going for the season.  That’s quite a job and took the both of us working several hours, but it’s nice … Continue reading

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The seeds are actually growing!

The burlap sacks have been filled with dirt and planted.  Some told me that the bags of topsoil would not support the plants – I should get potting soil.  I went with the advice of my neighbor who took a … Continue reading

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