Apartment Homesteading

Glory Days #4: The Dog Days of Summer and We Need To Talk About Autumn

The fading summer garden... Before I begin the garden update, I just want to say thanks to everyone who reached out to me after last week’s post. Your words of encouragement regarding Darling Daughter going to förskola / preschool soon were so kind and uplifting. I was also heartened to hear how so many Swedes… Continue reading Glory Days #4: The Dog Days of Summer and We Need To Talk About Autumn

Apartment Homesteading · Life in General

Glory Days #3: Of Wild Weather and Wild Harvest

The Balcony Garden, 15 July 2020. A little rough for wear, but still holding in there. It’s been about 8 weeks since I last posted about my garden, and a lot has gone down since then. Unfortunately, most of it has been bad.  If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you probably know that, since… Continue reading Glory Days #3: Of Wild Weather and Wild Harvest

Apartment Homesteading · Homemade Life · Recipes

It’s Bananas! Banana bread for the allergy-prone

Fun fact about me...I am allergic to bananas. At least raw bananas. I have been ever since I was a baby. At the time, banana was considered THE quintessential first food for baby. So of course my mom fed it to me when I was old enough to start solids...only to be horrified a half… Continue reading It’s Bananas! Banana bread for the allergy-prone

Apartment Homesteading · Natural Living · Uncategorized

The Glory Days of Spring…For The Uninitiated

Seed starting windowsill in Week 13 (22 March) - just starting to see some starts! Note: This post was scheduled to go out last week, April 8. However, I was excited to post about the washable masks, and so pushed this back to this week. All plants have since taken off!! Please check out my… Continue reading The Glory Days of Spring…For The Uninitiated