From Garden to Table: Roasted Rosemary Carrots with Sheep’s Milk Feta

Food, by lauren, July 12, 2016, 3 Replies

The accidental gardener strikes again! A couple of years ago, we had a surprise sprout garden. This year, a surprise carrot patch! I noticed a month ago that the feathery bright green plants growing rapidly around a tomato plant in the corner of our garden looked strangely familiar. And then I placed them: carrots! I … Continue reading “From Garden to Table: Roasted Rosemary Carrots with Sheep’s Milk Feta”

Nature Walks

Green Living, by lauren, June 17, 2016, 4 Replies

There isn’t a rotten day in these boys’ lives that cannot be fixed by a nature walk. They will be grumpy, tired, whiney, or irritable, but when taken outdoors (the more open the space, the better), all of it vanishes into thin air, floating up and away. I find it interesting that there was a … Continue reading “Nature Walks”

Around Here

Green Living, by lauren, June 11, 2016, 2 Replies

Predictably, we’ve settled into our groove around here. It didn’t take long to move past all of the drama of the adjustment period. When it all came down to it, my boys needed some serious down time — as in, several weeks of barely leaving the house: no plans, play dates, or scheduled activities — no camps … Continue reading “Around Here”