Category Archives: home and garden

A little country in the city

Fisherman Bob and his Salmon sidekick When we moved to the island, I had a hard time with the extreme rural and remote conditions. I missed take-out. Driving over 45 miles per hour. And ambient light. I missed being warm. Other people. Noise. Stores that stay open past five. And the energy of the city. […]

How to avoid wanting

The other day I came across this Groupon: $10 for a one-year subscription to “dwell” magazine! I am a big fan of Dwell. And $10 for a year is a steal, right? Totally. A no-brainer. This is why I love Groupon. It helps me save money on things I love and would already buy even […]