Monthly Archives: April 2011

Garden Update: April 18

The tomatoes are getting big! The herbs are growing well–I think every tube has sprouts at this point. My chives still look pretty gangly, though.  I’m hoping they’ll start filling out soon.  Right now it makes me nervous to water … Continue reading

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Mashed Potatoes…or Ice Cream?

The ultimate kitchen hack of the weekend: We were making cheesy mashed potatoes at Gavin’s to go with chicken fried steak (upcoming post) and he doesn’t have a potato masher.  At my apartment I use a spaghetti server, but at … Continue reading

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Laptop Lunch: Maiden Voyage

I love lunchboxes.  Apparently I’m a lunchbox geek.  I have wanted a Laptop Lunch for years but didn’t really need a lunchbox during college since I just went home to eat.  I finally got one! Tomorrow I’m taking it on … Continue reading

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Garden Update: April 11

Two weeks after I planted it, here’s what my garden now looks like: Herbs (and no-show so far peppers): Tomatoes and tomatillos: Chives: Shamrocks: Violas and daisies: Marigolds: My basil that I started this summer started getting droopy, so I … Continue reading

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