Monthly Archives: May 2009

Garden Project Update – May 2009

What a beautiful spring day! We are finally getting some consistently warm and sunny days which means ideal growing conditions for our organic garden. Added this month is a second Square Foot Garden. Marcel thought he could outdo my SFG with a bigger and better set-up. His SFG frameĀ is 8″ high compared to my 6″ […]


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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach is one of my favorites on the Oregon Coast. It is clean, still mostly wild, and the town has an old world charm. It could get crowded at times but yesterday was a very nice day. Although a bit hazy, it was sunny and the temperature was 70 degrees. Mulder had a great […]


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One Year Old

My blog turned 1 on May 2nd without me realizing it until now! I had 53 posts which worked out to an average of 1 per week. A great accomplishment in my view šŸ™‚


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Marbled French Toast

A friend of mine Andes introduced me to this lovely Japanese (?) bread from Uwajimaya. She said it makes great bread forĀ French Toast. I used Alton Brown’s recipe and I thought it was quite tasty šŸ™‚ The baking at the end sealed the deal. Here’s my simplified version for 2-4 people: 1/2 cup milk 1Ā large […]


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