Monthly Archives: October 2010
Like purchasing through co-ops, organizing swaps is one of the benefits of living among other people instead of living year-round in that off-the-grid yurt fifty miles from anywhere. Which brings us to today’s topic: How to Host a Swap That Does Not Involve Putting Your Keys in a Bowl by the Door.
It’s so easy to blow your budget by grocery shopping when you’re distracted. Here’s a quick list of tactics for bringing home what you need – and only what you need – from the market. Continue reading
Welcome to the art of stealth cooking! Here are a few ways to minimize your time stirring in front of saucepans while your kids try to paint the dog. Continue reading
When it comes to homemade jam, skip the endless boiling, stirring and canning! Small batches and easy prep are the only way to go. Try this frozen fruit jam recipe and finish it in the time it takes to watch Top Chef. Continue reading