The Disabled Teacher
Monday, May 6, 2019
Why I Garden, or, How We Try to Survive with High Food Prices
About a year ago, I lost my long-term disability benefit (due to shady practices, but I digress), and when my daughter turned 18 in the same...
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Gardening and Medicinal Herbs
This year, my big garden project is adding in a medicinal herb bed (in addition to expanding the gardens and trying to grow enough food for ...
Monday, March 25, 2019
It's Bread Day, So Let's Talk Sourdough.
I make bread from my sourdough starter once a week, usually on Mondays. So many people act like making bread is really hard or really compl...
Sunday, March 17, 2019
Baby Steps Toward Sustainability
It's been a rough couple of weeks around here. Massive weather swings and strong storms have taken me out much of the time with pain, a...
Monday, February 18, 2019
Sustainability and Accessibility
We need to have an honest talk about the sustainability and homesteading movements when it comes to accessibility and equity. I've bee...
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Gratitude Can Be Really Hard Sometimes
On this Sunday after St. Valentine's Day with a month to go before Lent, I've had several reminders that I should be grateful. In r...
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Halfway through February: Update on Goals
The last month or so has been absolutely awful in terms of my fibromyalgia and pain. Actually, ever since I got the flu shot last December,...
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