Daily Archives January 4, 2012

Dear Target:

Breastfeeding is not obscene. See? Recently, in a Houston, Texas area Target, a breastfeeding mom was harassed and humiliated for breastfeeding, discretely, in the store. Yesterday, a nationwide Nurse-in was staged in more than 250 Target stores in 35 states across the country, and even in Canada. Here I am with one other mom, nursing…

2012 Canning Totals

2012 was our most successful garden year to date. We planted 28 tomato plants and ended up canning 21 pints of tomato sauce from them. The last batch I canned today, yes, in December, thanks to freezing the tomatoes whole in gallon sized bags in our deep freezer. I will definitely do this method again…

Thank you National Geographic

I was watching a documentary on King Tut the other day. (“King Tut’s Final Secrets,” if you’re interested.  I found it on Netflix.)  It was mostly about the CT scan on his mummy, trying to figure out once and for all definitively why he died, but they also mentioned the contents of his tomb.  They…