Bugs Suck.

Bugs suck. Literally. Or many of them do, and I hate our most abundant suckers: mosquitoes and ticks.  There was a time when I spent… Read more

Headstart on Hand-Fashioned Gifts

Several years ago our family declared, well in advance of Christmas, that all gifts were to be handmade. Skilled and unskilled knitters, sewers, crafters, artists,… Read more

Green Halloween

Halloween kicks off the first of the holiday hustles in our house. Costumes can seem like an impossible DIY project, but I try to fight… Read more