Something warm to drink

I know she loved tea…..And chain smoking in her house smock….. And barking at her husband.  I imagine her delicately-flowered teapot with a gradation of brown rings inside, marking days … Read more

How NOT to Garden

Last spring I asked my sweet neighbour how to grow a garden. I wanted cold hard facts. Instead, she said, ‘You just try things. If they work – do it … Read more

The Case For Not Doing the Dishes

I have a problem. Even when my house is clean I still feel unsettled. Because there is still clutter. Clutter makes me all panicky. I know not everyone feels this … Read more

These Are Good Podcasts

So in my free time (read: the thirty minutes from 11pm to 1130pm that I spend all alone steeping in a hot epsom salt bath) I like to listen to … Read more