Cooks know that as the temperatures outside increases, the desire to cook decreases. It has already hit me full force... I don't want to heat the kitchen by using my oven at all. And it isn’t due to lack of wanting to cook I just have the need to keep our home as cool as possible. We don't run our air conditioner willy nilly because we don't want to be energy hogs.. or spend extra money on energy bills. This is why baking is done mostly in the winter months and cool dishes are served during the … [Read more...]
Blog Action Day – How I am Going to Get Active!
I couldn't decide what to write about for blog action day since so many of my daily posts are about the environment. Then I thought maybe I could view it as a real "action" day and evaluate what I am doing to further environmental causes and what I could be doing still. So today I am going to make a few resolutions for evironmental action. For me this is a bit different then the every day lifestyle choices I make or the products I buy. I am talking specifically about being an activist...what … [Read more...]