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Star of David Bead Embroidery

To the right are pictures of a Star of David bead embroidery craft project I finished. As far as I currently know, a lot of bead embroidery is done by hand and I wanted a craft project a machine could not easily copy. The star is currently hanging on my living room wall in an [...]

Understanding the Causes of Eating Disorders

Below is a helpful article on eating disorders from Jasmine, a visitor to this blog, from educatorlabs.org.   Eating disorders affect an estimated 8 million Americans, across many ages and ethnicities. It can affect men or women, and it shows no discrimination when it comes to the lives it destroys. One of the most difficult [...]

Winterized Beehives 2016

These are photos of my winterized beehives (taken on Wednesday, November 30, 2016). As a beginner beekeeper this is what I have now. In the future I would like to have a better system where maybe I slip on the insulation. A few of the hives had inner covers that came out a little and [...]

Pesto Recipe

Below is a winter greens pesto recipe from the Whole Foods Market website. I like the fact this pesto recipe includes the stems as there are nutrients in the stems and very often it is advised in recipes to dispose of them. Stems could be composted or taste good in a recipe. I have started [...]