Monthly Archives: May 2008

Farmer’s Market

Since I grew up on a farm and spent lots of time working in our farm market (there’s a reason they nicknamed me “Abbie-on-call”), I have always been able to get fresh, local food.  Because of that, I had never felt … Continue reading

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Zucchini Berry Bread

I found this recipe for zucchini bread on Food by Carrie, and modified it to fit what I wanted to make.  Carrie’s site is great, with lots of information on the ingredients, why she uses them, and what’s healthy about … Continue reading

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Bookworm Challenge

Another challenge!  After signing up for Crunchy Domestic Goddess’s Five-Minute Shower Challenge yesterday, I decided to sign up for the “I’m Still a Bookworm” challenge from Grean Bean Dreams today!  Since I read all of the time, especially over the … Continue reading

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Water-Saving Challenge

I just signed up for Crunchy Domestic Goddess’s Five-Minute Shower Challenge!  The challenge is to take five-minute showers throughout the months of June, July and August to conserve water.  I learned all about navy showers at the Island School, so … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Picnic

We got some furniture for our deck! And we also got some delicious flounder from Ed’s brother Chris.  The fish was so big that I had to cut the fillets into threes! It was swimming around this morning and I … Continue reading

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