Monthly Archives: December 2009

I will miss you. I will

That’s Leonard Cohen with his hat in hand too. For an entirely different reason, I’d imagine. I come to you with hat in hand. I have no excuses for not writing. No good ones, anyway. I’m just sort of harried

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Posted in life, vacation

You too can kill a chicken

Right after we got our chickens the Mister met another San Francisco couple interested in raising poultry and invited them over to see our little operation. We later sold them all our chick equipment and lo and behold, they became

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Posted in chickens, the MIster, urban farm

See? I can smell the roses

Ten things I’m excited about right now: 1.) The Renegade Craft Fair (I’m a huge sucker for felt) 2.) Taking the kids to see the Nutcracker 3.) Reading Column McCann’s new novel Let the Great World Spin 4.) The Fantastic

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Posted in lists

My life list

Buy this photo HERE Maggie over at Mighty Girl is famous for her life list and she is encouraging us all to make our own. I’ve made a lot of lists in my day, but I tend to work on

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Posted in Uncategorized


It’s been an age. Thanksgiving came and went and I didn’t even get to do one of those “what I am grateful for” posts. Instead I cut both kids hair (an epic battle never to be repeated), wrote a “family

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Posted in lists, motherhood, Thanksgiving