Category: bigb

Eggs and Issues

I’m chief cook and bottle washer here. This means I do all of the planning, shopping and preparation of meals as well as the cleaning up. This means that should another individual in the household clean out the dishwasher or carry a dish to the sink, they are not contributing to the household, they are…

Recycle THIS, BigB

BigB discovered my fledgling compost pile and was not happy. “Are you feeding the animals?” he asked. “No.  I’m composting.” I replied. “Maybe we should find a composting barrel or something.”   Big B said, using that tone of voice I’ve come to despise; the tone that implies I’m engaged in behavior that 99.7% of…

BigB’s Breastfed Lawn

BigB believes in yard upkeep.  He’s out there daily, enthusiastically tugging weeds, watering the grass, spraying things, cropping things, and so on.  BigB  thinks there is not enough  time in the day to get his lawn as pristine as he wants it.  This may be true, but still, BigB’s work shows. We have beautiful  flowers,…

Vacation

In a few weeks we’ll be heading to Maine for vacation .  We’ve rented a house in the Camden area.   I know the area a little, having grown up just a couple of hours away, but if anyone out there has a favorite memory of the place or a suggestion for an activity, we…