Plastic free July

I’m going to attempt to have a July free from single use plastic. Why? Because plastic doesn’t really get recycled like everyone thinks it does. The USA sells our plastic recycling to other countries who might recycle it but often just burn it or put it in a landfill. Lately many countries have started refusing … More Plastic free July

Mostly Flat

Oh googlemaps, you’re so funny with your “mostly flat” when there’s actually two giant hills. Mostly flat? Well sure, but that bit that ISN’T flat. Yikes. I’m sure some google engineer that rides a high end road bike with lots of gears might be able to get up the hill, so the algorithm says “mostly … More Mostly Flat

4 years later…

Four years ago today, the contents of our house in Ohio got packed into a giant moving truck in preparation for our move to Silicon Valley. The high temperature that day was 28 F (-2C). It was cold, really cold. Packing up the house meant that we had the front door wide open for most … More 4 years later…

Grocery delivery.

One of our neighbors gets a Blue Apron delivery once a week. Blue Apron is basically a box of ingredients and a list of recipes. From what I understand of the service, you choose the recipes you want to make (from the list on their website) and they send you the things to make it. … More Grocery delivery.