Weekend Projects

This weekend I decided to tackle a couple of projects that I’ve been meaning to get around to for a while. I have a bad habit of coming up with a new idea for a project, starting it (just enough

Weekend Projects

This weekend I decided to tackle a couple of projects that I’ve been meaning to get around to for a while. I have a bad habit of coming up with a new idea for a project, starting it (just enough

Garden Mojitos (Part 2)

So, a couple nights ago I experimented with a few mojito recipes using mint and two kinds of basil from my garden. The first experiment is well-documented here. After I made the Lemon Basil Mojito, I decided to try a

Garden Mojitos (Part 2)

So, a couple nights ago I experimented with a few mojito recipes using mint and two kinds of basil from my garden. The first experiment is well-documented here. After I made the Lemon Basil Mojito, I decided to try a

Garden Mojitos (Part 1)

It’s been a busy week, and it’s going to get busier. My sister is getting married this weekend, which is exciting! But scrambling to take care of last-minute wedding preparations can be hectic, and it’s important to take time to

Garden Mojitos (Part 1)

It’s been a busy week, and it’s going to get busier. My sister is getting married this weekend, which is exciting! But scrambling to take care of last-minute wedding preparations can be hectic, and it’s important to take time to

Can You Hear Us

Here are a few videos from our last concert, in Park Ridge. The recording is not studio quality, but that’s ok:) Enjoy! You Can Do This Can You Hear Us ( I really enjoyed the videographer’s contribution at 2:50 and

Can You Hear Us

Here are a few videos from our last concert, in Park Ridge. The recording is not studio quality, but that’s ok:) Enjoy! You Can Do This Can You Hear Us ( I really enjoyed the videographer’s contribution at 2:50 and

Dirty Hands

I love when my hands look like this.* Hands like this mean that on a lazy Sunday afternoon after a quick hailstorm, I had a hour or so to go out and meander around my garden, weeding my raised beds,

Dirty Hands

I love when my hands look like this.* Hands like this mean that on a lazy Sunday afternoon after a quick hailstorm, I had a hour or so to go out and meander around my garden, weeding my raised beds,

Mustafai’s Wedding Soup

Good afternoon. Elise and I both have a snow day today. The blizzard that is blitzing through the Midwest has engulfed Morton as well, and here we are, snowed in. I’m not going to lie, I’m a little bored. There

Mustafai’s Wedding Soup

Good afternoon. Elise and I both have a snow day today. The blizzard that is blitzing through the Midwest has engulfed Morton as well, and here we are, snowed in. I’m not going to lie, I’m a little bored. There

Firewood Rack

So I went out into my garage this afternoon and didn’t come in until about 8:30 tonight. I started working on my weekend project, but also unexpectedly finished two other projects that I’ve been wanting to get around to for

Firewood Rack

So I went out into my garage this afternoon and didn’t come in until about 8:30 tonight. I started working on my weekend project, but also unexpectedly finished two other projects that I’ve been wanting to get around to for