Bibliography, Annotated (to date)

An awesome (and super-talented) friend of mine approached me a couple of weeks ago and said that my blog had inspired her to reframe how she looked at waste and personal products. That’s kick ass! If even one person gets something out of my ramblings, I feel like I’ve won (although my secret goal is…

I made some cheese!

So, the sad tale of the whey-filled cheddar. Victor and I decided one fine day in Los Angeles (but really, when is there anything but fine days in Los Angeles…I know, I know, it’s really hard to complain about good weather getting monotonous, but I’m here to tell you that it DOES. Those damn birds…

Cheese Update (And some yogurt too, oh my!)

Here it is, guys!! I just waxed my cheddar cheese, and I will be eating delicious cheddar in a mere four weeks. Hopefully its delicious. After all this work, though, I’m eating it even if its foul. The cheese will be eaten, damn it.   And I bought a beautiful acacia (sustainable) wooden board for…

Say Cheese!

This morning started like any other ordinary Monday morning. My cat woke me up by thundering around the house, which I stubbornly ignored until she pulled out her trump card and started scratching the one remaining good piece of furniture in the house. I leapt out of bed and chased after her, and she gleefully…