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Category Archives: Breads

apartment hunting (or, the cultivation of gratitude)

apartment hunting (or, the cultivation of gratitude)

I have learned so much in the past several months, practical life lessons that I hope will serve me even when I’m not moving and/or planning a wedding (I hope not to do the former for awhile; I don’t plan to do the latter ever again). Let’s go way back to the middle of July. […]

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to understand, to be understood

to understand, to be understood

Many things I do not understand. Take wedding planning, for example. These unending decisions that I am facing these days are difficult in part because I never thought about what my future/potential wedding dress would look like, or what the little people in my future/potential wedding would wear, or what color string ought to be […]

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the very depths

the very depths

So here’s the plan: the charming fiancé and I are getting hitched this coming August (!). Thus, we are planning a wedding. We are trying to do so whilst maintaining our principles concerning: simple living, ethical consumption, gender equity/feminism and general reasonableness…and ensuring everyone’s inclusion and happiness…and anticipating bumps in the road prior to tripping over […]

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the in between: easy oat bread

the in between: easy oat bread

When the tilt of the Earth’s axis and the numbers on the calendar suggest that we have arrived in this season, we inevitably begin thinking that it really OUGHT to be warm and lovely out, every single day, starting just exactly now. We’ve endured winter, have we not? Even for one as mild as we just experienced, a person […]

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stronger than we think

stronger than we think

I have not felt all that strong this week. Getting out of bed has been a challenge, and the days have moved along rather tediously. Simple things like washing the dishes after dinner and deciding what I’ll eat for lunch tomorrow have seemed so difficult. I’m sure you know this feeling. Sometimes I find myself wishing […]

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