Eat Food.

  I recently read Michael Pollan’s In Defense of Food. It is giving me just the push I needed toward eating more vegetables. I know I need to eat more veggies, of course. But I need to be hit over the head with it repeatedly, frightened by alarming facts, etc. etc. I started down the […]

Farmers’ Markets!

  Yay, my local farmers’ market starts up again this week. And I realized that the other market I visit in the summer has already started! Here’s a handy map of Massachusetts farmers’ markets. Here’s a national search site.

Numbers 30 and 31

Taza chocolate = amazing. Tracy and I took the factory tour over the weekend. We didn’t see any chocolate being made (no production on the weekends), but there were plenty of samples, and the guides were awesome. The company uses organic ingredients, engages in direct trade, and is all about sustainability. What’s not to love. […]

Some New Tunes and a Picnic

This Saturday is Record Store Day. If any of you still buy CDs like I do, visit your local record store, will ya?? I’ll be buying the new Radiohead album. Next Friday is Earth Day. The Nature Conservancy is promoting a cool campaign called “Picnic for the Planet.” Have a picnic sometime next week, will […]

Mystic and Skinny Atlas and…

  I’ve decided to go to Mystic, Connecticut, for my birthday. I’ve never been to Connecticut. Any dining/sightseeing recommendations? Melissa, I know Barrett will have a ton! When I visit my fam next weekend, my mom and I will be visiting Skinny Atlas. Well, it’s Skaneateles. But it’s much easier to type it out phonetically. […]