June 2021

These pictures reflect the calmness and normalcy of life post-pandemic and post … TFG. We’ve got Aiko, posing in a basket, and helping out in the shop. He continues to be a constant source of joy and affection. The Jackson and Perkins roses are blooming very nicely, a bit surprising for container roses in their…

Bison Views

This is the story of how I created Bison Views. Inspired by some ProCreate silhouette brushes I was considering purchasing, I had an idea for a simple art project. Upon further reflection, I realized I probably had a base image with which to effect my vision. A quick search revealed an appropriate bison photo, taken…

Seeds to Seedlings!

I created my own “How it started/how it’s going” meme to commemorate the beginning of my first garden in over 15 years. I’ve taken a fair number of pictures of the process (no surprise 🙂 I was going to share a bunch of them in this post, but it turns out, I’m too busy gardening!…

Mike’s Overnight Foccacia

It’s time for another yeast-based recipe. This month I’m featuring my new favorite Focaccia recipe. It’s extremely easy to make, and tastes great! The only downside is it requires at least 12 hours of rise time. If you’re in a hurry, try my former favorite focaccia recipe, which can go from raw flour to edible…