One of the great things about the warmer months of the year is ripe berries. If you’ve tasted an imported blueberry bought in the dead of winter, you know those grassy tasting pellets don’t hold a candle to a plump one from Washington or Michigan in the right season. Similar things are true of strawberries, … Continue reading Making Strawberry Jam!
Is there anywhere more comforting than your bed? It’s the place of sleep, sex, and solitude. There’s nowhere cozier and more distant from the world’s insanity than the shelter of blankets and pillows you come back to night after night. Relationship and sleep experts regularly caution against bringing anything else in. No phones. No TVs. … Continue reading Reading Together
If it wasn’t already obvious, we love America’s National Parks. There’s a map of them in our house, and when we visit one we put a little tree sticker on its location (it’s one of the best parts of coming home). If Ken Burns’ National Parks series is on Amazon Prime, we’re watching. Several of … Continue reading Pinnacles National Park
It’s hard to believe we’ve just transitioned from Summer to Fall. In Los Angeles we are at 100 degrees today, so temperature-wise it’s still feeling pretty summery. It has us reflecting a bit on everything we’ve been able to do through our Summer 2015. This year we got bit by the outdoor bug and went … Continue reading Tent Camping Journey- Joshua Tree