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Little Yellow Farmhouse: Refreshing the Starter

During my time in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, a dear friend gifted me with a jar of sourdough starter. This magic beast is a jar full of a simple dough teeming with wild yeast. Starter forms the basis of sourdough bread (and pancakes and biscuits and rolls), and can be used […]


Mountain Goat Report: The 30-Day Plank Challenge Continues!

Good news first! When measuring this week, my weight decreased by two pounds and waist by one inch. Nothing like smaller numbers to make you feel like the queen of planking! Also, last week I averaged twenty-six minute miles on my two mile dog walk. I’m trying to get faster […]

Day 15 Success

Itchy Planting Fingers: How My Sweetie Recycled Plastic Boxes into Mini-Greenhouses

On Saturday, my sweetie and I planted the marigolds and nasturtiums! You see, when the deck was being constructed… Wait, did I tell you about the deck? I didn’t tell you about the deck! We have a new deck! In the very last week of April, my sweetie got these […]

Greenhouse Boxes