Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

  Couch Talk   I didn’t get to post last week as we came off a busy weekend and fell into the new school year. The first day was met with unexpected delays as the school server crashed due to the amount of traffic. Our…

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

Couch Talk   The weeks have been flying by and August is already upon us.¬† Thank you for all of your encouraging comments last week regarding cyber/charter school. We received our enrollment emails from the school and are just waiting for computers and supplies to…

Who Want’s Some Cheesecake? : A Couch Adventure

Who Want’s Some Cheesecake? : A Couch Adventure

Couch Talk   I spent some time in the garden on Saturday planting a new bed with flower bulbs. I also did a bit of weeding because my front beds were starting to look like a meadow. And then we went to church on Sunday.…

Who’s Your Teacher: A Couch Adventure

Who’s Your Teacher: A Couch Adventure

  Tea and Lessons From the Couch   With many a protest, we have informed our children that the school closures are in effect until further notice. They have been working hard in learning from the resources I have found on Youtube. I am certainly…

Do You Have The Sourdough Pains?: A Couch Adventure

Do You Have The Sourdough Pains?: A Couch Adventure

Down Time   As I am staring at my screen, I am wondering if I even know how to write a blog post anymore. I have started this¬† post many times only to end up leaning on the backspace bar and erasing it all. It…

My Trader Joe's Style Sauerkraut: Recipe and Some Fermentation Tips

The Comparison Well, my sauerkraut is finally done and it didn’t take me quite as long as I thought it would. I estimated it would take about 4-6 weeks on the counter but I tasted it at 3 weeks and I am happy with the…

Healing Bone Broth Recipe

Healing Bone Broth Recipe

The Gut Healer A lot sources I have read recommend bone broth to heal the damaged lining of the gut which occurs in many autoimmune disorders. I have mentioned before that I suffer from autoimmune hypothyroid disease called Hashimoto’s. Bone broth, made from the bones…

Fermented Saurkraut: Trader Joe's Style

Fermented Saurkraut: Trader Joe's Style

Sauerkraut and Kombucha I don’t know if any of you are sauerkraut fans but this kind sold by Trader Joe’s is AMAZING! I can’t seem to get enough of it but for 5 dollars a container it will break my bank. My problem is I…