happy weekend and other random bits.

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this weekend we’ll be digging in the dirt to harvest summer veggies. oh and cook them too. obviously. ; )

packing for the big trip to oahu.

loving on our pups, whom we’ll miss while we’re gone.

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and other random bits occupying my time this week…

reading all of gourmet mag’s kid’s menu page by lesley porcelli.

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wanting to try this recipe for the almond praline semifreddo pictured above.

loving the  blog and the shop, reverie. i bought something small for a little one we will soon see… and would love this little purse for an upcoming birthday? (okay, okay it’s in october, but you never know who’s looking…)

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and heeding this advice from slow food nation:

Get cooking.

Eat together.

Pack a bag lunch.

Conserve, compost and recycle.

Drink unbottled water.

Eat seasonally.

Buy local.

Buy organic.

Plant a kitchen garden.

Avoid genetically modified food.

Learn your region’s food story.

Try making things from scratch.

Meet your farmer(s).

Talk food politics.

Teach children what you know.

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2 Comments

Filed under around the homestead, eat, in the garden, pets

2 responses to “happy weekend and other random bits.

  1. wow, you all have a lot of dogs:) Your weekend sounds wonderful.

  2. how amazing! a trip to oahu! Enjoy….

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